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AAP becomes active in Punjab
Just one-year-old, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led by Arvind Kejriwal 45 year old, which has formed its government on December 28, has also started trying its hand in Punjab.

Exactly two years ago, the entire political class was under siege from a riveting anti-corruption movement emanating from the Ramlila Grounds and created a history in the Indian politics.  In fact, he has changed the face of politics from caste and religion based to issue based.

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As per the information available, 2439 people have enrolled themselves online as its member and in five districts of Punjab – Amritsar,  Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar, Ludhiana and Ropar – the committee with its Convenor, Secretary & Executive Members have been formed.

Going through the district wise break-up, the highest members enrolled are in Ludhiana followed by Mohali,  Jalandhar, Amritsar and Bhatinda.

The enrollment is -  Amristar270, Barnala 47, Bhatinda 168, Faridkot 43, F.G.Sahib 44, Ferozepur 71, Hoshiaarpur 93, Jalan dhar 295, Kapurthala 82, Ludhiana 522, Mansa 52, Moga 43, Mohali 343, Muktsar 41,Patiala 25 and 75 members.

While the membership of AAP is increasing every moment online and can be viewed with the click of the mouse on its official website, the local active members in the districts have already started registration of members by getting the forms filled, with a nominal membership fee of Rs.10 only.

The AAP is also getting financial support from people within India and abroad.  As per the online information available on AAP site, Rs.1.69 crore donation have been received b y the party with major donations from India Rs.1.16 crore followed by US, UAE, Singapore, Austrailia. The online donation is pouring in frequently and as on December 29 mornings, Rs.5.42 lakhs. The donation is exempted under the Income Tax Act 80GG/80GGC.

In view of good response for membership driver by the Aam Aadmi Party in the state, the main political parties are on their toes in Punjab. It is perhaps the result of the decision of AAP to form the government in Delhi which may result in manifold jump in its membership drive in Punjab especially on online in this tech era by using the social media for reaching out to people of Punjab.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1.69 crore donation with major contribjution fromIndia 1.16 crore and rest from US,UAE, Singapore, Asutralia

Amritsar

270

 

Barnala

47

 

Bhatinda

168

 

Faridkot

43

 

F.Gsahib

44

 

Ferozepur

71

 

Hoshiarpur

93

 

Jalandhar

295

 

Kapurthala

82

 

Ludhiana

522

 

Mansa

52

 

Moga

43

 

Mohali

343

 

Muktsar

41

 

Patiala

250

 

Ropar

75

 

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