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AAP needs to find right way forward, achieve goal set 5 years ago: Vishwas

Vishwas said some party leaders do not talk about social activist Anna Hazare

IANS  |  New Delhi 

AAP convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with party leader Kumar Vishwas  during a convention to mark the party's 5th Foundation Day at Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)
AAP convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal with party leader Kumar Vishwas during a convention to mark the party's 5th Foundation Day at Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

(AAP) founder-member on Sunday said the party had moved away from the path it set out on and has to find the right way forward.

He was speaking at the Aam Aadmi Party's conference on its fifth anniversary at the Ramlila Maidan here, which saw the participation of party representatives from 22 states.

"Don't you think we have gone somewhere else from where we were moving to five years ago? We have to find the right way," the leader said.

He also called for introspection on the part of the leadership and cadres. "We should think about ourselves as to where we started five years ago and where we are now."

said some party leaders do not talk about social activist Anna Hazare, under whose leadership many of the leader participated in the 2011 anti-corruption movement. "Anna was the creator of this campaign."

Referring to Council meeting held this month, he said his name was not in the list of speakers at the event. However, he said, he will not go anywhere and stay in the party.

In October, revoked the suspension of MLA Amanatullah Khan, who had accused of being a traitor. In May, Khan was suspended the day was named incharge of Rajasthan.

The India Against Corruption movement led by had started from Ramlila Maidan, which later led to the birth of the in 2012.

Party leaders Manish Sisodia, Gopal Rai, Ashutosh, Pankaj Gupta and others were present at the event.

First Published: Sun, November 26 2017. 21:22 IST
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