In a major rift, within the Aam Aadmi Party, which was launched on 26 November 2012, with a core agenda to represent common man is gazing towards its end with the growing rift within the party.
In a recent development, Kapil Mishra, the former water minister has accused Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of accepting bribe Rs2 crore from Delhi’s health minister Satyendra Jain.
Mishra told the media, “Day before yesterday (Friday), I saw Jain hand over Rs 2 crore in cash to Kejriwal at his residence. When I asked about the money, Kejriwal refused to answer”.
Adding further to this he said I (Kapil Mishra), Kejriwal and Satyendar Jain should go through a lie detector test.
It was reported that Kapil Mishra was removed from the party by Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday after pointing out the corruption allegations against the senior leader of the political party.
Kapil Mishra said he saw Satyendar Jain giving Rs2 crore to Arvind Kejriwal. When I asked him about the money he refused to answer and said few things happen in politics.
Following this, Delhi Congress president Ajay Maken targeting the Delhi CM said in a statement “Kejriwal has no moral right to continue as the chief minister. He should immediately resign,”
Although, after putting serious allegations on the top leader of the Aam Aadmi Party, the former water minister visited Anti-Corruption Bureau office today afternoon and presented the evidence of misconduct by the party chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal in the water tanker scam case.
Kapil Mishra moved to twitter and posted that he will make an important announcement at 5 pm today.
Important announcement at 5 pm today
— Kapil Mishra (@KapilMishraAAP) May 8, 2017
On the other hand, Kejriwal’s ex-colleague and party member Yogendra Yadav tweeted on the issue by saying, “I might agree with charges of power greed, arrogance, authoritarianism against Kejriwal, but the charge of taking bribe need solid evidence”.
I might agree with charges of power greed, arrogance, authoritarianism against Kejriwal, but charge of taking bribe need solid evidence.
— Yogendra Yadav (@_YogendraYadav) May 7, 2017