The feud between Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal escalated after the latter skipped a pre-arranged mixed program on Sunday. The LG stated that he expects the Chief Minister to be current in future occasions “to give a message” that they “want to work together” for the town’s growth. was organised, which was skipped by the Chief Minister. The Delhi authorities sources stated that the federal government program was transformed right into a BJP political program due to which Kejriwal determined not to attend the occasion. This comes days after Kejriwal skipped the weekly assembly convened by the LG on Friday citing unwell well being. However, the Aam Aadmi Party alleged that the LG additionally skipped one of many conferences on July 8.
“Delhi Police forcefully took over Van Mohatsav’s stage before the programme. It is a Delhi government event which the CM and LG were to attend together. Posters showcasing Prime Minister Narendra Modi were put up and the government program was in ‘ a political BJP has changed. That is the reason why Delhi CM and ministers have decided not to attend the event,” the AAP stated. However, the Delhi LG stated that he wished Kejriwal to attend the occasion, including that everybody ought to work collectively for this tree plantation drive.” I wished CM Arvind Kejriwal to attend this occasion however due to some causes he couldn’t.
This is a program the place all of us have to work collectively. I count on him to be current in future occasions to give a message that we wish to work collectively for Delhi’s growth,” LG Saxena said during his speech. Earlier in the day, the sources said, “After he was absent from the scheduled weekly assembly with Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena on Friday, citing unwell well being, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday once more skipped a pre-arranged mixed program of tree plantation at Asola Bhatti mines within the nationwide capital achieve due to unwell well being.
The stated program of tree planting corresponding to the ‘Van Mahotsav’ can be collectively undertaken by the Lieutenant Governor and Chief Minister. A mutual determination on this regard was taken on 4 July 2022. A complete of 1,00,000 timber planted as a part of the programme, and the Lieutenant Governor and Chief Minister would collectively launch the identical. “One has to wonder if recommending a CBI probe into an apparently illegal excise policy is taking the focus of the CM away from Delhi’s environmental concerns,” LG sources stated.