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AAP’s Sanjay Singh to take 33 migrant workers from Delhi to Patna via flight tickets from MP quota

Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh addressing a press conference at the party headquarters in New Delhi. File.

Aam Aadmi Party leader Sanjay Singh addressing a press conference at the party headquarters in New Delhi. File.   | Photo Credit: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar

Apart from this, 180 workers will be taken from Delhi to Patna via flight on Thursday with the help of NGOs

AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh on Wednesday said he will use 34 domestic flight tickets entitled to him in a year as a Member of Parliament to take 33 migrant workers from Delhi to Patna in Bihar.

“Today 21 workers will be going to Patna in the evening flight and 12 workers will be going tomorrow. I will be travelling to Patna with both the groups,” Mr. Singh said.

The migrant workers and Mr. Singh will leave for the airport in a bus from the latter’s residence in North Avenue in the afternoon.

Mr. Singh said that apart from this, 180 workers will be taken from Delhi to Patna via flight on Thursday with the help of NGOs.

Congratulating Mr. Singh, AAP Chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said in a tweet in Hindi, “Everyone will get inspiration from this unique initiative of Sanjay ji.”

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