Punjab Polls: Kejriwal and I are a Twosome, Biggest Challenge is Revival of the State, Says Bhagwant Mann

Punjab Polls: Kejriwal and I are a Twosome, Biggest Challenge is Revival of the State, Says Bhagwant Mann

Bhagwant Mann will be the Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) chief ministerial face for the Punjab assembly polls, party chief Arvind Kejriwal announced on Tuesday, following a ‘referendum’ to allow the people of the state to make the choice. In an interview with CNN-News18, comedian-turned-politician Mann spoke on what will be his biggest test, allegations that […]

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‘Kejriwal Dances, Rahul Gandhi Frowns’: AAP Posts ‘Mast Kalandar’ Video on Pb CM Face Bhagwant Mann

‘Kejriwal Dances, Rahul Gandhi Frowns’: AAP Posts ‘Mast Kalandar’ Video on Pb CM Face Bhagwant Mann

As the campaigning for the Punjab assembly election turns fiercer, the Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday found a unique way to promote Bhagwant Mann, its chief ministerial candidate for the state. The party had netizens in splits as it posted a hilarious video on its official Twitter profile on Tuesday. It the song ‘Mast Kalandar’ […]

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Bhagwant Mann: AAP CM Face-in-Waiting for Five Years is Now Kejriwal’s Default Choice

Bhagwant Mann: AAP CM Face-in-Waiting for Five Years is Now Kejriwal’s Default Choice

“I have been told I will be declared the Chief Ministerial face, just wait till January, it will happen.” This is what Bhagwant Mann told this correspondent in October 2016, six months before the 2017 Punjab elections, after an interview at a hotel in Chandigarh. That was not to be for the Sangrur MP who […]

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Will Name Punjab CM Pick Tomorrow, Says Kejriwal After Public Mandate on Bhagwant Mann's Suggestion

Will Name Punjab CM Pick Tomorrow, Says Kejriwal After Public Mandate on Bhagwant Mann’s Suggestion

Delhi Chief Minister and AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that his party’s chief ministerial candidate for Punjab assembly polls will be announced on Tuesday. He had on January 13 asked the people of Punjab to suggest names of their preferred chief ministerial candidates and launched a mobile number for the purpose. Kejriwal […]

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Punjab Polls: Cong Tries to Buy Peace with Tickets, AAP Goes for Winnability, BJP-Captain Search for New Narrative

Punjab Polls: Cong Tries to Buy Peace with Tickets, AAP Goes for Winnability, BJP-Captain Search for New Narrative

Let’s keep everyone happy. This seemed to be the underlying message of the first Congress list of 86 candidates declared for Punjab on Saturday. Being publicly abrasive for state chief Navjot Singh Sidhu or seen loyal to former chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh or facing a corruption charge — nothing seemed to have mattered. It […]

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Punjab Elections 2022: Don’t Vote for Parties Which are Not Even in Contest, Says AAP’s Raghav Chadha

Punjab Elections 2022: Don’t Vote for Parties Which are Not Even in Contest, Says AAP’s Raghav Chadha

Alleging a conspiracy to split Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) votes in next month’s Punjab polls, senior AAP leader and Punjab in charge Raghav Chadha on Sunday urged voters not to waste their vote on a party which was unlikely to win the elections. In an exclusive conversation with News18.com, Chadha reiterated party convener Arvind Kejriwal’s […]

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Referendum—The Aam Aadmi Party Way to Deal with Difficult Decisions

Referendum—The Aam Aadmi Party Way to Deal with Difficult Decisions

Under intense pressure to declare the Aam Aadmi Party’s chief ministerial face for the February 14 polls in Punjab, the state where it fancies its chances of forming a government and in the horns of a dilemma over a difficult choice, AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal did what he does best — go to the people. […]

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Will 2022 Be AAP's Breakthrough Year?

Wanted to Name Bhagwant Mann as AAP’s Punjab CM Pick But Going for Public Vote On His Suggestion: Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday publicly backed comic-turned-politician Bhagwant Mann as the party’s chief ministerial pick for Punjab elections 2022, but stopped short of a formal declaration. The AAP national convener instead announced he was soliciting “people’s vote” on deciding the chief minister candidate on Mann’s suggestion. The Delhi Chief Minister also […]

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