New Delhi, June 25: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is facing flak for making statement that there will be a Brexit-style referendum in Delhi soon. On micro-blogging website, people are lashing out at Kejriwal for raking long pending demand of Delhi's statehood.
Twitterati have asked whether Kejriwal will also resign like UK Prime Minister David Cameron did on Friday after Britain voted to exit European Union.
AAP chief had made statement after UK voted to exit the European Union. Senior AAP leader Ashish Khetan also supported his statement.
After UK referendum, delhi will soon have a referendum on full statehood— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) June 24, 2016
After the UK referendum on EU exit, it's time to have a referendum on full statehood of Delhi. In a democracy the will of the ppl is supreme— Ashish Khetan (@AashishKhetan) June 24, 2016
Last month, the AAP government released a draft bill on full statehood for Delhi and invited suggestions from the public till June 30. Kejriwal also appealed to BJP and Congress to "rise above differences", while releasing the draft bill on the statehood.
Here is how people are expressing their ire on Kejriwal.