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Aam Aadmi Party: Vishwas Backs Kejriwal, Says Charges Unimaginable

News18.com | May 7, 2017, 11:25 PM IST
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In a bombshell allegation, Aam Aadmi Party leader Kapil Mishra says Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal took Rs 2 crore “illegal cash” from city Health Minister Satyendra Jain. He made the charges at Rajghat a day after being sacked as the city’s water minister. Deputy CM Manish Sisodia says these are "baseless allegations".

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May 7, 2017 10:55 pm (IST)
May 7, 2017 10:54 pm (IST)

"I am going to the ACB office at 11 am on Monday," says sacked Delhi cabinet minister Kapil Mishra.

May 7, 2017 10:53 pm (IST)

"I am going to give two person's names to ACB in connection with tanker scam. The names are Ashish Talwar and Vibhav Patel," says Kapil Mishra

May 7, 2017 6:53 pm (IST)

AAP PAC meeting is likely to be held in New Delhi this evening. Disciplinary action against Kapil Mishra may be taken: Sources

May 7, 2017 6:49 pm (IST)

AAP leader Ashish Khetan says, "Every time Arvind Kejriwal tries to do something for Delhi, detractors within the party and from BJP gang up against him".

May 7, 2017 6:45 pm (IST)

AAP leader and Punjab leader of opposition HS Phoolka says allegations made by Kapil Mishra against senior party leaders are laughable.

May 7, 2017 6:21 pm (IST)
br /> Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday sought the resignation of his Delhi counterpart, Arvind Kejriwal over corruption allegations. Singh said:
- AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal has no moral right to continue in office as his "corrupt face" had been "totally exposed"
- Being a shameless person that he is, the Aam Aadmi Party leader will not even quit now
- Kejriwal has "lost all credibility" and his party is "in the midst of an identity crisis", with no semblance of governance left in Delhi
- The AAP should make way for fresh elections in the national capital, which deservs "honest and clean" governance
- The "mask" was "finally and completely off the face" of the AAP supremo, whose "tryst with corruption" had started surfacing during the Punjab Assembly polls in February
- AAP is a party of liars and cheats with no morality or integrity
- The people of Punjab had seen through the lies of Kejriwal and his colleagues during their poll campaign in the state had judiciously kept them out of power
- The AAP's "shameful lack of morality" has been exposed time and again by its own leaders and workers in the recent months
- Hardly any AAP leader was seen to pass the '3Cs' yardstick of 'corruption, criminal record and character' which the party had set as a benchmark
- Kejriwal, who had been taking a moral high ground against political parties and leaders of all hues, has "touched the nadir of his political career with the bribe expose

May 7, 2017 6:21 pm (IST)


Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday sought the resignation of his Delhi counterpart, Arvind Kejriwal over corruption allegations. Singh said:


- AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal has no moral right to continue in office as his "corrupt face" had been "totally exposed"

- Being a shameless person that he is, the Aam Aadmi Party leader will not even quit now

- Congress had for long been maintaining that Kejriwal was a "dacoit", who was "only interested in filling his pockets"

- Kejriwal has "lost all credibility" and his party is "in the midst of an identity crisis", with no semblance of governance left in Delhi

- The AAP should make way for fresh elections in the national capital, which deservs "honest and clean" governance

- The "mask" was "finally and completely off the face" of the AAP supremo, whose "tryst with corruption" had started surfacing during the Punjab Assembly polls in February

- AAP is a party of liars and cheats with no morality or integrity

- The people of Punjab had seen through the lies of Kejriwal and his colleagues during their poll campaign in the state had judiciously kept them out of power 

- The AAP's "shameful lack of morality" has been exposed time and again by its own leaders and workers in the recent months

- Hardly any AAP leader was seen to pass the '3Cs' yardstick of 'corruption, criminal record and character' which the party had set as a benchmark

- Kejriwal, who had been taking a moral high ground against political parties and leaders of all hues, has "touched the nadir of his political career with the bribe expose

May 7, 2017 6:10 pm (IST)
br /> Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken on AAP:
- Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has lost its anti-corruption plank
- Mishra's allegations against Kejriwal is "very serious" in nature. The CBI and the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) should take cognisance of the charges
- Kejriwal has no moral right to continue as chief minister in the wake of the allegations by Mishra. He should step down
- CBI should register cases regarding Mishra's allegation that he saw Kejriwal receiving Rs 2 crore from his Health Minister Satyendar Jain, and also with regard to the findings of Shungulu Committee report
- The six ministers of the AAP government, out of a total of seven, who had taken oath to fight against corruption on February 14, 2015 (when the government was formed) have been 
removed so far. It explains that the party has lost its basic premise of being against corruption
- AAP was formed on three basic premises of fight against corruption, internal democracy and Lokpal. They have lost all these premises
- Delhi Congress will launch a campaign to collect 10 lakh signatures from people supporting the demand for Kejriwal's resignation

May 7, 2017 5:58 pm (IST)
br /> Anna Hazare on AAP:
- Kejriwal became CM due to fight against corruption in Delhi, and the news of allegations on him today is saddening 
Dukh hota hai, poora desh aasha se dekh raha hai humari taraf aur hum logon par aisa aarop hona kahan tak sach hai (It hurts as the entire nation is looking at us with great expectations and the allegations of corruption levelled against us is not appropriate.)
- I am deeply saddened by whatever I saw on television

May 7, 2017 5:57 pm (IST)
May 7, 2017 5:27 pm (IST)

Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi demands an independent probe into corruption charges levelled by sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

May 7, 2017 5:20 pm (IST)

The "allegation of corruption made by a minister claiming to be an eyewitness against his own chief minister needs an independent investigation forthwith, says Kiran Bedi

May 7, 2017 5:20 pm (IST)

Congress workers in Delhi on Sunday staged a demonstration out side Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence demanding his resignation over corruption allegations levelled by AAP leader Kapil Mishra.

May 7, 2017 5:09 pm (IST)
May 7, 2017 2:36 pm (IST)

Kumar Vishwas dismisses corruption charges against Arvind Kejriwal

* I can never imagine Arvind Kejriwal taking bribe from someone. I know him from last 12 years and he cant do anything like this.

* Arvind Kejriwal made it very clear that if anybody is found guilty then he should be sacked from the party.

* I have asked Satyendar Jain to explain the entire issue.

* I am very upset by such allegations.

May 7, 2017 2:35 pm (IST)

Today is a black day for Delhi, says Manoj Tiwari

May 7, 2017 2:27 pm (IST)
May 7, 2017 2:16 pm (IST)

We congratulates Mishra for exposing AAP: Tewari

May 7, 2017 2:15 pm (IST)

Kapil Mishra is witness to Kejriwal's corruption: Tewari

May 7, 2017 2:13 pm (IST)

Arvind Kejriwal is continuing Congress scam: Tewari

May 7, 2017 2:12 pm (IST)

This is not a mere allegation, says Manoj Tiwari

May 7, 2017 2:12 pm (IST)

We demands answer after bribery case, says Manoj Tiwari

May 7, 2017 2:11 pm (IST)

Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwary addresses media on the charges levelled on Kejriwal

May 7, 2017 2:10 pm (IST)

AAP calls for a PAC meeting likely today evening at Kejriwal's residence.

Disciplinary action against Kapil Mishra likely to be agenda, says sources

May 7, 2017 1:37 pm (IST)

The whole of AAP stands against corruption. If these allegations are true, we will all go against our National Convenor: Rajesh Rishi, AAP MLA

May 7, 2017 1:31 pm (IST)
May 7, 2017 1:15 pm (IST)

Congress leader Ajay Maken addresses the press, says his party will start a signature campaign to press for Kejriwal's resignation:

* Maken demands probe against Kejriwal.

* All three issues on which AAP was formed have fallen flat now.

* Mishra is being removed because of incompetence.

* Allegations made by Mishra are serious

* No action was taken after Shunglu Committee report

 * ACB and CBI should lodge FIR immediately.

* Several AAP leaders are already faccing charges.

* 6 of 7 AAP leader are accused of graft.

* Kejriwal should resign

May 7, 2017 1:06 pm (IST)
May 7, 2017 1:05 pm (IST)
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