Chandigarh, November 24
The Punjab unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday raised questions on Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi’s announcement to repair at Rs 100 the month-to-month charges for a cable TV connection, saying the federal government ought to instantly subject a notification if it thinks it may well repair these charges.
Senior AAP chief and spokesperson Malvinder Singh Kang claimed that massive help, which his celebration is getting from the general public forward of subsequent yr’s Punjab meeting polls, has “unnerved” the ruling Congress.
As a end result of it, the chief minister has been making bulletins with none thought, “however in actuality nothing is being performed on the bottom”, Kang claimed.
“That is why Chief Minister Channi was being ridiculed by the folks as a pretend Kejriwal,” he stated.
About the announcement to repair Rs 100 month-to-month cost, Kang stated, “Let the chief minister inform how will probably be doable? When will the notification be issued? Prior to asserting the choice, did Charanjit Singh Channi conduct any research or analysis on the foundations and rules of the state and Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) for cable community operations?
“If Chief Minister Channi had given even a bit of thought to those elements and details, he wouldn’t have made the ‘Tughlaqi farman’ (diktat) by asserting Rs 100 per cable connection as a result of cable community charges are set by TRAI,” he stated.
Kang challenged the Channi authorities to subject a right away notification about Rs 100 per 30 days for cable connection.
“If the federal government doesn’t accomplish that, the AAP will gherao the chief minister’s residence within the coming days,” he stated.
Cable Operators’ Association of Punjab additionally raised questions on the announcement made by the chief minister, saying it’s the TRAI which regulates the cable TV business.
Addressing a rally in Ludhiana on Monday, Channi had introduced to repair at Rs 100 the month-to-month charges for a cable TV connection.
Now, folks want to not pay greater than Rs 100 per 30 days and strict motion can be taken in opposition to these not adhering to the brand new charges, he had stated.
“If anybody harasses you, inform me,” Channi stated within the rally. PTI