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Kejriwal's 3-day deadline on demonetisation fizzles out, says BJP

On Nov 17, the Delhi CM had said,"The govt must roll back the demonetisation decision in three days. Otherwise there will be revolt."

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Arvind Kejriwal
Arvind Kejriwal

The Delhi on Monday taunted Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, saying his three-day ultimatum to the Centre over has "fizzled out" even before taking off.

On November 17, Kejriwal had said,"The government must roll back the decision in three days. Otherwise there will be revolt."


Satish Upadhyay, BJP's Delhi chief, claimed the traders of the city have rejected the AAP's "strike call" over the issue.

"The AAP's trade wing tried to mobilise traders and disrupt business. But their provocations have been emphatically rejected by people. Kejriwal should quit or call fresh polls," Upadhyay told a press conference.

termed it as baseless, saying it never backed any bandh.

spokesperson Deepak Bajpai tweeted, "AAP, CPI(M), TMC, JD(U), Congress, none of the opposition parties have given call for a Bharat Bandh, I wonder who's given the call? RSS??".

Starting December 1, Kejriwal will address a series of rallies across India, including one in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi, taking his fight against to the masses.

First Published: Mon, November 28 2016. 17:15 IST
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