It’s a “sin” to hunt votes within the title of cows, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal stated on Sunday at the same time as he accused the BJP-led Haryana authorities of not allocating enough funds for cattle fodder.
The Aam Aadmi Occasion (AAP) chief visited a cow shelter in Sonipat’s village Saidpur.
“It’s improper to hunt votes and play politics within the title of cows which is presently taking place within the nation,” Mr Kejriwal stated, addressing a gathering within the village.
“I really feel, possibly I’m improper, that it’s a sin to hunt votes within the title of cows,” he stated.
He claimed the Delhi authorities was operating the “nation’s greatest” cow shelter in Bawana.
“No person is aware of that the nation’s greatest cow shelter is being run by the Delhi authorities,” he stated.
He accused the BJP-led Municipal Company of Delhi (MCD) of not releasing funds for cow fodder.
“In Delhi, the MCD is meant to contribute Rs 20 and the Delhi authorities is meant to contribute Rs 5 for cow (fodder) per day. However Delhi authorities raised it to Rs 20 from Rs 5 in order that Rs 40 might be contributed per cow per day,” Mr Kejriwal stated.
“Now, the Delhi authorities is giving Rs 20 per cow per day however the BJP-led MCD has not launched funds for the final three years,” he claimed.
Mr Kejriwal additionally accused Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar-led Haryana authorities of not paying sufficient for cow fodder.
“I’ve come to know that the Haryana authorities releases Rs 140 per cow per 12 months. It really works out to be round 40 paise for a cow per day,” he stated.
“I wish to say that if you happen to search votes within the title of cows, then you definitely must also pay sufficient for his or her fodder,” he stated.