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Positive meeting with HM; parties to take steps to restore peace: Kejriwal

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday held a meeting to discuss the prevailing situation in the national capital after violence in northeast Delhi

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Arvind Kejriwal
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal addresses a press conference at Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said the meeting with Union Home Minister was positive and all parties have stressed on restoring peace in the capital.

"Meeting with HM was positive and it was decided that all parties will take steps to restore peace," he told reporters after the meeting.

"The police are doing their bit and HM has assured that whatever force is needed, will be provided," Kejriwal said.

Shah on Tuesday held a meeting to discuss the prevailing situation in the capital after violence in northeast Delhi over the amended citizenship law left seven people, including a head constable, dead.

Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, Kejriwal, Commissioner of Police Amulya Patnaik, Congress leader Subhash Chopra, BJP's Manoj Tiwari and Ramvir Bidhuri attended the meeting.

First Published: Tue, February 25 2020. 13:16 IST
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