NEW DELHI: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal was greeted by protesting Congress and Akali Dal workers when he arrived at Chandigarh airport today en route to a meeting with Haryana’s BJP CM to discuss crop residue burning.

Haryana’s neighbouring Congress government in Punjab is fighting with Kejriwal on the issue of crop residue burning which is leading to hazardous smog in many parts of northern India. Amarinder refused to meet Kejriwal on his Chandigarh trip despite the former’s request.

Ergo Congress workers, joined by Akali Dal workers, today gathered to protest what they believe is unfair targeting by Kejriwal of Punjab’s role in the pollution.

Punjab’s CM Amarinder Singh has consistently said that the state’s…

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