October 17, 2016: Aam Aadmi Party’s suspended legislator Devinder Sehrawat on Monday accused Delhi’s ruling party of “embezzling” public donations and urged Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to “clarify the fraud within 48 hours”.
Sehrawat, a retired colonel, in a press conference alleged that large-scale misappropriation of money was going on in the AAP.
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“Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP is deeply mired in corruption, which is evident from vanishing of more than Rs 16 crore from the donations received from the common man,” he alleged.
Press Release on the Misappropriation of Donations Received By The Aam Aadmi Party over Sixteeen Crore, 16000 Entries missing.
— Col DevinderSehrawat (@ColSehrawat) October 17, 2016
AAP didn’t respnd 2 notices of I-D,dont shw donors list on AAP website, its dt transparency which kejriwal promise to delhi?
— Ritu….. (@TheRITUS) October 14, 2016
— Mayank (@SinghMayank_) October 13, 2016
Sehrawat, who represents Bijwasan, was suspended from the AAP for anti-party activities in September.
The AAP refused to comment on Sehrawat’s allegations, saying that his allegations were not worthy of any reaction.MLA Devinder Sehrawat alleges misappropriation of donations received by Aam Aadmi Party Click To Tweet
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Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Delhi unit chief Satish Upadhyay said, “Sudden deletion of AAP’s donation list from its website and revelation of financial irregularities in the party shows that financial scams were going on in Kejriwal’s party.” (IANS)