New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashutosh on Wednesday has hit out at critics saying that the party is being targeted because it is winning Punjab with overwhelming majority.

Amidst the controversies surrounded him for defending sacked Delhi minister Sandeep Kumar, the journalist-turned-politician said AAP will sweep Punjab in the upcoming Assembly Elections.

Earlier, he hit out at the media for ‘infringement’ on his free speech.

Ashutosh was also summoned by the National Commission for Women (NCW) for writing an online post defending suspended party leader Sandeep Kumar, who has been scandal for explicit videotape. He had claimed that the actions in the video were private act and that the sex was consensual.