"The cabinet is supreme, no hooliganism by bureaucrats will be tolerated in Delhi. IAS officers played politics, we will not tolerate this goondaism. All those IAS officers who have problem with our government should leave Delhi," said Kejriwal during an interview with CNN IBN.
Following the order, the officers belonging to the DANICS (Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Civil Service) cadre - to which Chandra and Garg belong - decided to go on a strike.
The central government, however, declared the suspensions as invalid.
The Delhi government had earlier suspended three officers after they failed to provide relief material at the jhuggis which were destroyed, and three other officers were suspended after the auto-permit scam came to light.