Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal has put serious allegations on his Punjab Chief Minister Chanarnjit Singh Channi in sand theft.
After arriving in Amritsar during his Punjab visit on Tuesday, Kejriwal reported to media, saying, “I am observing for many days that illegal mining is going on in Chamkaur Sahib, the assembly constituency of Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi. It is impossible that he doesn’t know about the illegal mining going on in his constituency.”
He also added, “There are serious allegations of sand theft on Punjab CM Channi. The public wants to know that If he owns the mining or he is providing shelter to the illegal miner or he has a partnership with mining mafia.”
He further said that his party will put an end to illegal mining, Kejriwal told the media that Aam Aadmi Party will use the money generated from it to fund welfare schemes in the state, including the Rs 1000 monthly cash transfer to women.
In his words, “Aam Aadmi party would stop this mining which is approximate of Rs 20,000 cr. We will use this money to provide Rs 1000 per month to women of Punjab and in other welfare schemes”.