Chandigarh: Punjab Police had to use water cannon against Aam Aadmi Party workers who were protesting against high power tariff, outside Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh’s residence. The protest was lead by AAP MP Bhagwant Mann. Also Read - Delhi Assembly Election 2020: Here’s How to Check Your Name on Voter List

The agitation by AAP leaders comes after the Shiromani Akali Dal protested against the Congress government over the issue of power tariff. Also Read - Delhi Assembly Election 2020: Congress to Release First List of Candidates on January 12

Last year in May, Punjab’s electicity board had increased the power prices by  2.14 per cent .