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You'll be risking your children's lives if you vote for BJP:

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Chief Minister Kejriwal today attacked the ruling in the three civic bodies,saying it had become synonymous with chikhungunya, malaria, dengue and garbage and the people of would be risking their children's lives if they voted for the party in the April 23 MCD polls.

"If you vote for the and if your child falls prey to chikunngya or dengue, you are responsible for it. I can offer free treatment to your child in (the government) hospitals, but what led to him contracting dengue.


"If someone in your home falls ill then you are responsible because you voted for the party which is synonymous to chikhungunya, malaria, dengue and garbage," he said in a stinging attack on the as the city goes to the polls on Sunday.

The is in power in the three municipal corporations of (MCDs) since 2007.

Making a fervent appeal to vote for an "Aam Aadmi Party", the Chief Minister said his party will clean in a year and eradicate vector-borne diseases in the next three years.

He said that the Congress is "dead" in and at the national level, and voting for them would mean "wasting your vote."

Kejriwal also alleged that with just two days left for the MCD polls, the and the Congress are resorting to the "cheap politics" by engineering the water and power shortages.

"The and the Congress are stealing oil from the power transformers and ensuring that there is power shortage. They are doing it deliberately and resorting to cheap politics by disrupting water and power supply," he alleged.

"Your fight is with me, so do not harm the people of Delhi," he said, adding that such acts will continue till Sunday, the polling day.

Kejriwal also accused the of trying to mask its "misdeeds" by asking people to vote for the party in the name of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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