With Punjab Assembly Polls in mind, Aam Aadmi Party is pulling out all stops to ensure better performance in the State.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's Delhi Government is reaching out to the Punjabi speaking population in the capital.
Delhi government has mandated schools in the capital to have at least one Punjabi teacher. The government has also increased salaries of Punjabi teachers. They are projecting the decision as a move to encourage Punjabi language.
Congress leader Ajay Maken hit out at the Delhi CM for giving a full page advertisement on a leading daily.
Kejriwal uses Govt money for full page Ad in Punjab on Punjabi Teachers😒And-Delhi suffers strikes by GovtServants on non payment of salary— Ajay Maken (@ajaymaken) June 10, 2016
Money spent on Govt Ad for Kejriwal publicity is more than to implement the announcement of hiring Punjabi teachers!Waste of Taxpayer money— Ajay Maken (@ajaymaken) June 10, 2016
117 seats of the upcoming Punjab Assembly will go to polls in 2017.