New Delhi: LG will become ’emissary’, Portraying as “retrograde” and “against popularity based” the proposed corrections to the GNCTD Act, senior Congress pioneer P Chidambaram on Tuesday said the progressions will make the Delhi government not exactly a region and “loot” individuals of any sort of delegate government.
Chidambaram’s assault on the public authority came a day after Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy presented the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021 in Lok Sabha.
As per proposed changes, Section 21 of the Act – managing limitations on laws passed by authoritative gathering regarding certain issue – is tried to be overhauled to explain that the articulation ‘government’ alluded to in any law to be made by the administrative get together will mean the ‘Lieutenant Governor’.
Pummeling the public authority for proposing the revisions to the Act, Chidambaram said the proposed corrections are “retrograde, against popularity based and an affront to individuals of Delhi”.
“The interest is for broadened authoritative forces to Delhi and the desire of individuals. In actuality, the proposed revisions will make the Delhi government not exactly a region and ransack individuals of any sort of agent government,” the previous home clergyman said in a progression of tweets.
Under the proposed alterations, the LG designated by the focal government will turn into a “emissary” practicing all forces as per the desires of his lord, Chidambaram asserted.
Individuals should oppose the revisions and the Opposition should cast a ballot against the changes, he said.