Arvind Kejriwal under house arrest-like situation since he visited Singhu border

By Gitanjali Mangal -- December 08, 2020 11:12 am -- Updated:Feb 15, 2021

Aam Aadmi Party has claimed that Kejriwal has been put under house arrest but Delhi Police has clarified saying that this was done to avoid any kind of clash.

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) tweeted, "Delhi Police has put CM Arvind Kejriwal under house arrest ever since he visited farmers at Singhu Border yesterday."

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Saurabh Bharadwaj, AAP said, "CM met the farmers at Singhu border yesterday. He had said that we'll serve them like 'Sevadars' & support them. After he returned, Delhi Police barricaded his residence from all sides, putting him in a house-arrest like situation, at the behest of Home Ministry."

"No one is allowed to go inside, he is not allowed to come out. MLAs, who had a meeting with CM yesterday, were beaten up by Police when they went to meet him. Workers were not allowed to meet him either. BJP leaders are being made to sit outside his residence," he added.

Arvind Kejriwal Singhu Border live updates farmers protest farm laws agitation Delhi CM | India News – India TVHowever, Anto Alphonse, DCP North, Delhi said, "It is a general deployment to avoid any clash between AAP and any other party. CM has not been put under house arrest."

He added, "This statement is absolutely incorrect. As being the CM of Delhi, he can move around wherever he wants,"

-PTC News

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