The Aam Aadmi Party, which has won three consecutive assembly elections of Delhi, has now started preparing for expansion in other states. Lately, the Aam Aadmi Party has announced that it will field its candidates in the assembly elections of 6 states including Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Gujarat in the next 2 years. According to news agency ANI, the decision has been taken by the party’s chief Arvind Kejriwal at the National Council of AAP meeting.
To inform you, the AAP has fielded its candidates in the assembly elections in Gujarat, Goa and Punjab in the past. Punjab has a significant number of AAP MLAs. It is also the main opposition party there. According to the experts of politics, if the AAP performs well in the assembly elections in these 6 states, then it can also gain the status of the national party. Uttar Pradesh elections are important in terms of assembly seats and political status, as there are 403 assembly seats.
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These states are now on focus
- Uttar Pradesh
- Himachal Pradesh
Notably, during the press conference, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced that his party will also contest the Uttar Pradesh Panchayat elections in February. Not only this, taking the election seriously, the Aam Aadmi Party has announced the cabinet minister of Delhi Government Rajendra Pal Gautam as the observer of these elections.