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Kejriwal accuses Centre of attacking Didi for slamming demonetisation

The Delhi chief urged Mamata Banerjee to continue her fight, while assuring that the whole nation stands with her

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Photo: PTI
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. (Photo: PTI)

Chief Minister said on Friday that was targeted by the Centre as Chief Minister dared to slam the

"is being targeted because Mamtadi dared to speak against demonetisation," Kejriwal tweeted.

"Mamtadi, keep up the fight. Whole nation is with you," the Aam Aadmi Party convenor said expressing his support.

The Trinamool Congress chief had accused the central government of "deploying the army" along two highway toll plazas while keeping the state government "in the dark" on Thursday night.

Later, she said she would not leave the secretariat till the soldiers were withdrawn. In a dramatic turn of events, Banerjee stay put despite the withdrawal of soldiers from the toll gate till early Friday.

First Published: Fri, December 02 2016. 11:52 IST