Kejriwal at Loggerheads with Delhi LG

New Delhi, April 02: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung are on a collision course with the AAP leaders directing that all files pertaining to reserve subjects of police, public and land be routed through Kejriwal.

On February 25, Kejriwal wrote a letter to Jung, drawing his attention to often amended second provision to Rule 45 of Transaction of Business of the Government of NCT of Delhi Rules, 1993.

Kejriwal quoted the rule in his letter, "Provided further that the L-G shall in respect of matters connected with public order, police and land exercise his executive functions to the extent delegated to him by the President , in consultation with chief minister if it is so provided under any order issued By the President under Article 239 of the Constitution".