New Delhi: Big promise by Delhi CM Kejriwal towards unemployment ahead of Gujarat polls. Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) convener Arvind Kejriwal has promised a monthly unemployment allowance of Rs 3,000 and a job to every youth in the state if his party comes to power in the upcoming assembly elections in Gujarat. Before promising jobs, Kejriwal had assured free ele ctricity up to 300 units per month if voted to power in the BJP-ruled state.
Assembly elections in Gujarat are due by the end of this year. Responding to the BJP’s criticism of distributing ‘revdi’ or free gifts to get votes, the Delhi Chief Minister said the ruling party distributes ‘revdi’ to contractors, their friends and ministers, but it is distributing them among the people of the country. want to share.
“This is public money, whatever you get free, it should be for citizens and not for contractors or ministers,” Kejriwal said. Addressing a public meeting in Veraval town of Gir Somnath district of Saurashtra region, Kejriwal said if AAP comes to power in Gujarat, his party will ensure that every unemployed youth gets a job in the next five years.
“Until we give jobs to every unemployed youth, they will get unemployment allowance of Rs 3,000 per month,” he said. As part of his party’s pre-poll ‘guarantees’, Kejriwal promised to create 10 lakh government jobs. The AAP leader also promised to enact a law to stop the leak of question papers of government recruitment exams and punish the guilty.
In recent times, there have been many cases of leaked papers of competitive examinations. “We will ensure that the mafia responsible for the question paper leak gets severe punishment and there are no incidents of paper leaks in Gujarat,” Kejriwal said. The Delhi Chief Minister said that the AAP, when voted to power, will reform the recruitment process in the cooperative sector and make it transparent, so that youth are not kept there through recommendations or bribes, as is happening now.
Kejriwal referred to a case in Gujarat where a youth recently committed suicide due to unemployment and said the youth of the state should wait for five more months for a change in government. On the promise of free gifts, the AAP leader said that his rivals from other parties will criticize him in the TV debate that Kejriwal is distributing free Rewari.
He said, “You distribute Revdi to contractors, your friends and ministers and take them to Swiss bank. Kejriwal wants to distribute it among the people of the country. Friends, we have to stop this system. It is public money. Whatever you get, it should be free for the citizens.”