“All the Aam Aadmi Social gathering councillors, together with the social gathering’s leaders of opposition, led the ‘padyatras’ of their wards and apprised the individuals of the corruption within the BJP-ruled municipal companies,” the AAP added.
The social gathering alleged the North Delhi Municipal Company’s (NDMC) BJP councillor Manju Khandelwal had acquired a chunk of land of the civic physique price Rs 50 crore transferred to “her husband’s NGO without cost in violation of the principles”.
“We raised this problem within the North MCD session, nevertheless it was not paid any heed. We protested a number of instances and demanded that the BJP return the land to the municipal company.
However, as a substitute of taking motion, they acknowledged there was no hurt in doing so (transferring the land) as a result of the land was given within the identify of an NGO,” AAP’s Chief of Opposition in NDMC Vikas Goel charged.
He termed the switch of the civic physique land to the NGO “unlawful and prison” and asserted that Delhiites will dislodge the saffron party from energy within the upcoming civic physique elections.
“That is why we took out ‘padyatras’ in our wards and educated the individuals about how the BJP is looting them. Throughout Delhi, the general public agreed that the BJP is totally tainted with corruption and should be thrown out of energy,” he mentioned.
The AAP’s Chief of Opposition in East Delhi Municipal Company Manoj Tyagi mentioned the civic physique’s structure forbids any councillor from benefiting any member of their household.
“Surprisingly, the BJP councillor and the company’s mayor say there is no such thing as a hurt in doing so. This isn’t solely unlawful however it’s also a novel methodology of finishing up a large-scale theft,” he alleged.
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation‘s Chief of Opposition Prem Chauhan mentioned the AAP will proceed its protest until motion is just not taken within the matter.
“The BJP is making a gift of land to its personal individuals without cost within the identify of NGOs. This contains the land of hospitals, colleges, parking tons and a wide range of different properties.
“After we demanded motion, the BJP councillor acknowledged there was nothing unsuitable with this… We’ll proceed to protest until motion is just not taken on this matter,” he mentioned.
Of late, the AAP has upped the ante towards the BJP elevating numerous problems with corruption and different irregularities forward of the civic polls. The BJP guidelines all of the three municipal companies in Delhi whereas the AAP is the primary opposition social gathering.