24 September, 2020

“No Government Ever Has A Paucity Of Funds”

Excerpts from a short chat with Arvind Kejriwal right after his historic win in the Delhi polls.

Narendra Bisht
“No Government Ever Has A Paucity Of Funds”

Outlook Hindi bureau chief Bhasha Singh met Arvind Kejriwal shortly after his historic win. Excerpts from a short chat:

How does it feel after such a big win?

To tell you the truth, I feel scared. I am grateful to the people of Delhi from the bottom of my heart for such a historic win.

What will your priority be?

To rid Delhi of corruption. Fulfil my promises on electricity and water.

Why do you think people voted for you?

People want their Delhi to be theirs. The politics in Delhi should be on issues related to Delhi. People understood this and it touched their hearts.

About black money, it is being said that it is impossible to get it back, that it is just political rhetoric. Do you think it’s possible to bring it back?

Of course, it can be brought back. India won’t be the first country to do so. The US has done it before. You need to have honest intention for this,...



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