Wednesday, 23 May, 2018

3 years of AAP: Arvind Kejriwal promises free WiFi, roads, drains

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Kejriwal spoke about his government's achievements in the last three years, saying, "We have done a lot of work in various fields".

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday promised free WiFi in the city, as well as roads and drains in unauthorised colonies and building of 900 Mohalla Clinics, as the AAP government completed three years in power.

The party workers marched towards the chief minister's residence and police had to use water cannons to disperse the crowd.

He said 16 to 17 bills passed by the Delhi Assembly were pending with the central government.

On Health sector, he said by the end of this year, additional 3,000 beds in Delhi Government hospitals will be ready and by the next year 2,500 beds will be ready.

"Everywhere corruption could be seen". "The Delhi Government is going to implement free Wi-Fi this year and for this, a provision of separate fund will be made in the Budget", Kejriwal said.

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He alleged that Kejriwal has been teaching lessons of honesty to all political parties but his party’s 20 MLAs violated the constitution and were later on disqualified by the president on the recommendations of the Election Commission.

Talking about road accidents, he said, "No one has to worry about a police case or medical expenses of an accident victim if he or she helps the victim".

He said whichever department digs up roads in the city will have to fix it irrespective of the land-owning agency. He said that 164 mohalla clinics are already running in Delhi and land selection has been done for 786 more such clinics.

He said his government has not allowed any increase in power tariff in the past three years, unlike the previous government.

His deputy Manish Sisodia said the government has opened 14 new colleges. "Even the drop out rate of students in the government schools has gone up", he said.

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