Kejriwal calls Akhilesh to discuss strategy after LS poll results

Akhilesh Yadav

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal talked to Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav over phone today to discuss the strategy to be followed after the announcement of the Lok Sabha poll results Thursday.

Senior AAP leader Sanjay Singh told reporters here that the two leaders held talks over phone.

Sanjay also met Akhilesh in Lucknow and discussed the political situation prevailing in the country.

He said Kejriwal and Akhilesh talked about the strategy to be followed after the announcement of the poll results.

Sanjay added that their priority was to stop the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from forming the government. 

On 17 May, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) chief N Chandrababu Naidu had paid a ‘courtesy visit’ to Kejriwal.

The results of the just-concluded, seven-phased Lok Sabha polls will be announced 23 May.