NEW DELHI, August 25, 2022 (TBINN)
Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said some of his M.L.A s have approached him alleging that they have been threatened and offered bribes to break the party and A.A.P.’s political affairs committee will take stock of the situation.
Couple of days ago, Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia who is facing a C.B.I.-probe in connection with alleged corruption in the implementation of Excise Policy 2021-22, claimed that he was offered C.M’.s post by Bhartiya Janta Party and a withdrawal of all cases, if he quit Aam Admi Party. Some M.L.A.s approached me and told that they have been threatened, offered bribes to break the party.
This is a very serious matter. We will have a Political Affairs’ Committee meeting over the issue to take stock of the situation, he told the Press.
Aam Admi Patty’s national spokesperson and Rajya Sabha M.P. Sanjay Singh said the legislators Ajay Dutt, Sanjeev Jha, Somnath Bharati and Kuldeep have been approached by leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party with whom they have frriendly relations.They have been offered Rs 20 Crore each if they join the party and Rs 25 crore if they bring other M.L.A.s along with them, Sanjay Singh informed.
Arvind Kejriwal was questioned about these claims at an event to flag off 97 electric buses.On being questioned about the C.B.I. raids, he said the probe and raids will continue till Gujarat Assembly elections slated later this year.