NEW DELHI: The Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday said that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has been placed under house arrest by the Delhi Police ever since he visited farmers at the Singhu Border yesterday.
“No one has been permitted to leave or enter his residence,” AAP tweeted.
Important :BJP’s Delhi Police has put Hon’ble CM Shri @ArvindKejriwal under house arrest ever since he visited farmers at Singhu Border yesterday No one has been permitted to leave or enter his residence#आज_भारत_बंद_है#BJPHouseArrestsKejriwal — AAP (@AamAadmiParty) December 8, 2020
Kejriwal visited protesting farmers to review arrangements made for them by the Delhi government.
Addressing a press conference, AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bhardwaj claimed the Delhi Police has put Kejriwal under house arrest.
“On the direction of the Home Ministry, the Delhi Police has put Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal under house arrest ever since he visited farmers at Singhu Border. No one has been permitted to leave or enter his residence. Our MLAs were beaten. There is heavy barricading and even the housemaid is not being allowed inside his house,” he alleged.
“We will all march towards the CM’s residence and ensure that the chief minister is released,” he said.
गृहमंत्रालय के आदेशों पर दिल्ली के मुख्यमंत्री @ArvindKejriwal को हाउस अरेस्ट किया गया है। किसान आंदोलन का समर्थन करने की वजह से भाजपा ने दिल्ली के मुख्यमंत्री को हाउस अरेस्ट किया। #आज_भारत_बंद_है #BJPHouseArrestsKejriwal pic.twitter.com/VONXCD0R9G— AAP (@AamAadmiParty) December 8, 2020