Kejriwal made the comment whereas he was in Vadodara to deal with a city corridor assembly as a part of the marketing campaign to succeed in out to numerous sections of society forward of the elections.
The comment comes amid Congress chief Rahul Gandhi earlier within the day assured that if voted to energy in Gujarat, his get together will restore the outdated pension scheme.
“Like Punjab, we’ll implement OPS in Gujarat,” the Delhi chief minister mentioned.
Kejriwal requested the protesting workers of the state authorities to proceed their wrestle.
“Authorities workers in Gujarat have taken to the streets in giant numbers. Their fundamental demand is the implementation of the outdated pension scheme. I assure them that when AAP types a authorities, we’ll implement the OPS in Gujarat,” PTI quoted Kejriwal as saying.
Kejriwal mentioned Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann has issued an order contemplating the implementation of the Previous Pension Scheme (OPS) within the AAP-ruled state.
“If this (BJP) authorities does it (implement the OPS), then superb. If not, then we’ll implement it when the incumbent authorities modifications after two months,” he mentioned.
Kejriwal mentioned state workers play a giant function in electing or defeating a authorities.
He urged them to advertise AAP and work to dethrone the BJP authorities, which has been in energy in Gujarat for the final 27 years.
“As quickly as AAP types a authorities, we’ll resolve all of your (authorities workers) points,” he mentioned.
Queried on a bunch of retired bureaucrats questioning his alleged try and “induce” public servants in Gujarat to assist AAP within the upcoming polls, Kejriwal mentioned they by no means raised the problems of defending workers and corruption in Gujarat.
“I want to ask them (retired bureaucrats) to put in writing as soon as for the implementation of the OPS. All these forest guards, ex-servicemen, and NHM well being staff are all residents of the nation and have democratic rights…If they’re sad and desire a change in authorities, then why cannot this be completed?” he requested.
– With inputs from businesses.