Delhi Election Results 2020: With the early trends suggesting a third term for the AAP in Delhi, a question everyone is asking where is Arvind Kejrwial — the man who is set to be sworn in as Delhi Chief Minister for the third time. (Full coverage Delhi election 2020) The latest election trends showed the ruling AAP ahead on 58 seats and the BJP lagging behind on 12 seats but CM Kejriwal has not reacted so far. So what is he up to?
Well, the AAP convener is busy meeting his party leaders at Aam Aadmi Party headquarters. A photo tweeted by news agency ANI showed AAP leader sitting with political strategist Prashant Kishor and other party leaders.
Earlier in the day, he also met Sanjay Singh, AAP Rajya Sabha MP, who congratulated the former saying that the 2 crore Delhiites have proved that their ‘son’ Kejriwal is not a terrorist but a staunch nationalist.
“The two crore families of Delhi have now said that their son Arvind Kejriwal is not a terrorist but a staunch nationalist. I salute the people of Delhi from (for) giving AAP such a massive mandate,” Singh said in a tweet.
The AAP leader was referring to remarks made by BJP MP Parvesh Verma at a poll rally. Verma had called Kejriwal a “terrorist” over his alleged support to an anti-Citizenship (Amendment) Act protest in south Delhi’s Shaheen Bagh.
“Despite BJP leaders putting all their force behind it (election campaign), the son of Delhi won. Amit Shah has been shown that the son of Delhi has won and people of Delhi have voted for development and progress,” said Singh, referring to Kejriwal.
Political strategist Prashant Kishor also met Kejriwal at the AAP office and congratulated him over his win. Taking to the micro-blogging site Twitter, he also expressed gratitude towards people of Delhi for ‘standing up to protect the soul of India’.
“Thank you Delhi for standing up to protect the soul of India”, Kishor wrote on Twitter.