People are happy in one-month report card, says Kejriwal

Written by PTI | New Delhi | Updated: Jan 31 2014, 09:17am hrs
As his government completed one month in power, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said controversies surrounding the AAP dispensation never affected its functioning and asserted that his team had done a good job in addressing various challenges facing the city.

In a press conference disrupted by a Congress MLA, the chief minister claimed his government had done far more work for the people in the first month than its predecessors and said rooting out corruption, ensuring security to women, and enhancing water distribution network were among his top priorities.

Your surveys have shown... it is clear people are happy with the performance, he said, adding that a number of key decisions have been taken to help the common man, like providing 20 kilolitres of free water per month to each household, besides providing power subsidy to a large section of consumers.

On his governments decision for an investigation by a Special Investigation Team into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, he said

a thorough probe was required.