New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Celebration (AAP) on Sunday mentioned it should contest all seats within the upcoming native physique polls in Gujarat, and introduced the primary checklist of 504 candidates.
The get together additionally expressed confidence that it’s going to emerge as a powerful various to the ruling BJP within the state.
AAP’s Delhi MLA and get together spokesperson, Atishi, launched the primary checklist of candidates for the elections to the native our bodies within the state, corresponding to municipalities, municipal firms, district and taluka panchayats, prone to be held in February.
“AAP will contest elections on all seats within the native our bodies polls within the state for the primary time. With this, the get together will enter the electoral politics of Gujarat as a powerful various to the BJP. AAP will work to take away the BJP from energy,” she mentioned.
“Not simply the native our bodies polls, however AAP may even contest the Vidhan Sabha elections in Gujarat in addition to different polls. Individuals of Gujarat need an alternate,” she mentioned.
She claimed that it’s on the demand of the individuals of Gujarat that AAP is getting into the electoral politics within the state.
Atishi accused the BJP of enjoying the politics of intimidation and allurement.
“If there’s a chief within the nation who is just not terrified of the BJP, it’s Arvind Kejriwal. And if there may be one get together that the BJP can’t scare or attract, then it’s AAP… We, the troopers of Arvind Kejriwal, will proceed our struggle for reality,” she mentioned.
The AAP chief mentioned the get together has additionally opened an electronic mail tackle for the individuals to register their complaints, if they’ve any, towards the candidates.
“We talked about 3Cs — corruption, criminality and character. If any candidate is discovered wanting in any of those three, then the AAP will change the candidate. We are going to go away the seat empty, however not let a corrupt individual contest the election as our candidate,” she asserted.