Union minister Anurag Thakur on Friday hit out at AAP president and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, saying he earlier staged sit-in protests towards corruption however was now taking motion to save lots of his ‘corrupt associates’.
His assertion comes a day after AAP staff held protests in components of the nation, together with Delhi, Chandigarh, Mumbai and Jammu, to denounce the arrest of the celebration’s Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh in reference to the excise coverage case .
“I see a corrupt AAP authorities in Delhi, whose well being ministers and MPs are in jail. They raised slogans towards corruption and arranged protests over the difficulty. However they’re now taking motion to save lots of their corrupt associates,” Thakur informed reporters in Jabalpur after arriving right here to take part in a program organized by a college.
“You should have seen an enormous change… Earlier than he entered politics, Arvind Kejriwal ji used to say that there have to be one thing improper with the seat of energy as whoever occupies this seat turns into corrupt and he has confirmed himself proper by his personal instance,” in keeping with the Data and the Minister of Broadcasting mentioned.
The BJP chief added that Kejriwal used to arrange sit-in protests towards corruption within the Congress however now he’s organizing related protests to save lots of his corrupt associates.
Replying to a query, Thakur justified the motion taken by the investigating businesses towards those that looted the nation.
“These to whom they gave the certificates of honesty, from their (then Delhi) Well being Minister Satyendar Jain to Deputy CM Manish Sisodia, have been in jail for the previous few months… Their (AAP’s) Well being Ministers in Punjab and Delhi needed to resign on corruption fees,” he mentioned.
He condemned Jain for operating his ministry from jail for nearly ten months.
“What sort of politics is that this? All this has uncovered the corrupt face of Arvind Kejriwal and AAP,” Thakur alleged.