Come to me for anything else, Arvind Kejriwal declared nowadays to a big team of car and cab drivers in Ludhiana as he campaigned for the approaching polls in Punjab– a state the place his Aam Aadmi Celebration (AAP) is noticed to have a preventing likelihood at energy.
Because the AAP leader interacted with a big team of car drivers in a corridor decked with balloons, he ended up accepting a dinner invite.
“I am a big fan of yours. I am an auto-wallah,” stated a person, taking the mic right through a q & a consultation.
“Sir, you help auto drivers. Sir, will you come for a meal to this poor auto-wallah’s home? I am inviting you dil se (from the heart),” he stated because the room cheered encouragingly.
“Absolutely, tonight?”- Arvind Kejriwal’s reaction drew even louder cheering.
“Tonight only,” the car driving force stated, having a look overjoyed, although he had it appears invited a top profile dinner visitor, the Leader Minister of Delhi, at in reality quick understand.
Mr Kejriwal requested: “Can I bring Bhagwant (Mann), (Harpal Singh) Cheema and I? We will all come.” His host permitted.
Chants of “Kejriwal zindabad (long live Kejriwal)” rose.
Mr Kejriwal, whose outreach to auto drivers has been a successful technique in Delhi, had instructed his target audience: “I am like your brother. Come to me for anything. Even if your auto breaks down.”
In an previous tournament, the AAP leader attacked Leader Minister Charanjit Singh Channi for copying his marketing campaign.
“I announced Mohalla Clinics in Punjab. Fake Kejriwal said the same thing but didn’t make even one. I will be meeting auto unions, this was planned 10 days in advance, but he went today. Darna accha hai (It’s good to be afraid),” Mr Kejriwal stated.
Each Leader Ministers reached out to auto rickshaw unions at the similar day, simply hours aside.
The AAP chief had a an identical interplay with auto and taxi drivers in Uttarakhand, which may also vote subsequent 12 months for a brand new govt.
Previous, Mr Channi had instructed a gaggle of car drivers: “In my initial days even I used to drive autos and I will waive pending challans.”