As nearly 15,000 Aam Aadmi Party activists on Monday marched towards Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal’s residence in Chandigarh to protest against the foodgrain scam, another war kept raging throughout the day under hashtag #PunjabKranti which began at around 8am while by 7.30pm, #AapFlopShow was the 5th top trend in India.
With twitteratis posting contradictory pictures of the crowd that gathered to hold the protest, and the regular bashing of both AAP and Badal led SAD-BJP government, twitter saw various reactions to the move of AAP to gherao the residence of Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday.
Here are a few tweets:
Badal's double talk exposed during #punjabkranti. Says will wait for aap delegation but deploys police all around to block them.— Kanwar Sandhu (@SandhuKanwar) May 16, 2016
Define Kranti. 20 marks https://t.co/DdMshNQjfx— Pun-Jab politics (@PunJabPolitic) May 16, 2016
Meanwhile, Parkash Badal did meet the delegation outside his residence for a brief period.