New Delhi: The hope bubble of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal to forge an alliance with Congress in Delhi ahead of the Lok Sabha 2019 election has been poked as senior Congress leader Sheila Dixit after a meeting with All India Congress Party (AICC) president Rahul Gandhi announced that there would be no marriage between Congress and AAP.
Sheila Dixit told media that it is final and that there will be no alliance with AAP and Rahul Gandhi has accepted this decision.
The Congress will go alone in all seven seats in Delhi for the Lok Sabha 2019 elections.
In the 2014 national elections, the BJP won all seven seats of Delhi. But in the subsequent assembly elections, AAP found tremendous support.
In the 2015 assembly elections, AAP won 67 of Delhi’s 70 seats, while the Congress, which had ruled Delhi for three terms, drew a blank