New Delhi : Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said the people of Gujarat have liked AAP’s idea of free electricity which has prompted the BJP to obstruct the power subsidy scheme in the national capital .
Kejriwal’s tweets came after Del hi Lieutenant Governor V K Saxena directed the chief secretary to con duct anenquiry over the alleged non – implementation of power subsidy payment to consumers through DBT as was ordered by the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission ( DERC ) in 2018 , sources at the LG of fice said on Tuesday .
Kejriwal in a tweet in Hindi said , ” Gujarat is liking AAP’s guarantee of giving free electricity . That’s why the BJP wants to stop it in Delhi . “
The CM said that he will ” not al low this to happen under any circumstances ” . He further said , ” People of Delhi , have faith . I will not let your free electricity stop under any circumstances . People of Gujarat , I assure you that if the government is formed , your electricity will also be free from March 1.”
” You have imposed so much tax on everything . You have increased inflation and you are sucking people’s blood . In such a situation , if I give some relief to my people by giving them free electricity , that too will not be tolerated by you ? Do you want to stop that too ? ” he said in the fol lowing tweet .