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India Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal refuses to leave L-G office

08:55  13 june  2018
08:55  13 june  2018 Source:   hindustantimes.com

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal leaves L-G’s office as protest ends with IAS officers returning to work

  Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal leaves L-G’s office as protest ends with IAS officers returning to work Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal leaves L-G’s office as protest ends with IAS officers returning to workDeputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said IAS officers had attended meetings of the transport, environment and civil supplies ministries and he expected more civil servants to resume work.

Arvind Kejriwal and three other AAP leaders stayed overnight at Delhi L - G Anil Baijal's home, after the CM said Baijal refused "Since the CM and [the] ministers refused to listen to this suggestion, and as [the] L - G had pre-scheduled appointments at his residence, he had no option but to leave the office ."

New Delhi : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues, including Manish Sisodia and Satyendra Jain, met Lt Since the CM and ministers refused to listen to this suggestion and as L - G had pre-scheduled appointments at his residence, he had no option but to leave the office ,” the

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government of using senior civil servants to scuttle his work, commenting as his sit-in protest at lieutenant governor Anil Baijal’s office entered its third day.

  Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal refuses to leave L-G office © Getty

“Aren’t IAS officers merely tools being used by Modi govt to scuttle good work being done by Del govt (sic)? Is it possible for IAS officers to return to work without green signal from PMO?” said Kejriwal on Twitter about his allegation that civil servants of the Indian Administrative Service are not cooperating with him and his ministers.

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New Delhi : Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues spent night at the Lt Governor’s office as they remained there since the last L - G refuses to take action. L - G is under constitutional duty to act. Left wid no option, we have politely told LG that we will not leave till he acts on all points.

New Delhi , Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues, who spent the night at the lieutenant governor’s office , today dug in their LG refuses to take action. LG is under constitutional duty to act. Left wid no option, we have politely told LG that we will not leave till he acts on all points.

Kejriwal, deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia, home minister Satyendar Jain, and developement minister Gopal Rai went to speak to Baijal on Monday evening and then announced they will not leave till the L-G ensures IAS officers end their “partial strike”. They spent Monday night on sofas in the waiting room – food was sent for them from their homes and they used the facilities down the corridor from the waiting room.

  Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal refuses to leave L-G office © Getty

Kejriwal wrote on Twitter that Sisodia was going on a hunger strike to follow Jain, who began Tuesday to protest Baijal’s “inaction”.

Kejriwal’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government and the bureaucracy have been at loggerheads since an alleged assault on chief secretary Anshu Prakash at Kejriwal’s residence on February 19.

CBI and ACB trying to frame me: Kejriwal

  CBI and ACB trying to frame me: Kejriwal CBI and ACB trying to frame me: Kejriwal“CBI and ACB started randomly picking files from DJB. No specific enquiry. Becoz now I am Min-in-charge, their effort is somehow frame me in something PM, LG n BJP — If u hv specific info, pl investigate. But don’t victimize Delhi’s people by paralyzing all depts of Del govt “I will put out in public domain list of all files sought by PM’s CBI n LG’s ACB. PM n LG shud explain reasons for seeking those files. Else they shud apologise to Delhiites for this witch hunting exercise...Sought time to meet Hon’ble LG for Mon afternoon to discuss some imp matters,” he said in a series of tweets.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues stayed put at the Lt Governor's office till midnight over their three demands, including a direction to IAS officers to end their "strike" and action against officers who have struck work for "four months".

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal (C), deputy CM Manish Sisodia, Aam Aadmi Party leaders Satyendra Kumar Jain and Gopal Rai during a L - G refuses to take action. L - G is under constitutional duty to act. Left wid no option, we have politely told LG that we will not leave till he acts on all points.

The government, which denies that Prakash was assaulted, has claimed that bureaucrats have been skipping meetings with ministers and working through written communication since the incident.

Watch video: Drama outside Delhi LG’s residence, as Kejriwal, ministers hold dharna

(Video provided by Times of India)

Baijal’s office had said on Monday that Kejriwal and his colleagues were staging a “dharna without reason” as there was no strike by the bureaucrats. The IAS officers Association of the Delhi government said that there was no strike and blamed Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues for not making sincere efforts to resolve the differences.

Satyendar Jain hospitalised as his health deteriorates, says Arvind Kejriwal .
Satyendar Jain hospitalised as his health deteriorates, says Arvind KejriwalDelhi Minister Satyendar Jain was on Sunday night rushed to a city hospital as his health deteriorated nearly a week after he had gone on an indefinite hunger strike at the Lieutenant Governor office, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said.

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