New Delhi: Union Minister Anurag Thakur has launched a massive attack on the Arvind Kejriwal government of Delhi. He said that if Arvind Kejriwal has the courage, then I openly challenge him, come within 24 hours and answer my questions.
Thakur said that the Kejriwal government runs from truth, responsibility, questions, and now it will run from the public. He also asked Manish Sisodia that in the FIR registered by CBI, what is the relation of accused number one with other accused. Kejriwal and Sisodia should answer this also.
If the liquor policy was right then why roll back?: Anurag Thakur
Anurag Thakur said that the liquor policy was fine then why was it returned. AAP’s condition was such that if theft was seen as a straw in the beard, he shaved his beard to escape, similarly Manish Sisodio and Arvind Kejriwal withdrew the liquor policy when they saw corruption in the liquor policy. Thakur made a big attack on Sisodia in the press conference saying that Manish Sisodia may have changed the spelling of his name now. He has now changed his name to MONEY SHHH.
AAP’s government is ‘Rewadi’ and ‘Bewadi’ government: Anurag Thakur
Anurag Thakur said that if manufacturing companies were not allowed in retail then why were they allowed under this policy? Why were contracts awarded to cartel companies? Was the contract awarded to the blacklisted companies or not? This Aam Aadmi Party government is ‘Rewadi’ and ‘Bewadi’ Sarkar.
Union Minister Anurag Thakur said that on Saturday, CBI officials raided the residence and office of Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia. the exercise continued for 14 hours in the Excise Policy case yesterday. Manish ji, if your liquor policy was correct, why did you take it back? asked Thakur.
I challenge Arvind Kejriwal to reply within 24 hours: Anurag Thakur
Anurag Thakur asked why is there a soft corner for liquor traders? I challenge Arvind Kejriwal to come before the nation and reply within 24 hours. Anurag Thakur also said that the number 1 accused in the liquor scam is Manish Sisodia (Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi and AAP leader), but the kingpin is Arvind Kejriwal (Delhi CM). In today’s press conference it was clearly visible how the color of his face had gone after the scam. He could not even answer any question.
Delhi’s excise scheme is the best: Manish Sisodia
Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia held a press conference the day after the CBI raid. He said that the excise scheme of Delhi is the best scheme. This can set an example in the country. We were faithfully implementing this policy. But LG intervened and changed it.
Sisodia said that Delhi would have been benefiting 10 thousand crores from the new excise policy. On Friday, Manoj Tiwari was saying that there is a scam of 10 thousand crores. Some other BJP leaders claimed the amount was 11 thousand crores. There is something else in the report to LG sir. And nothing was mentioned in the paper brought by CBI.
I will be arrested in 2-3 days: Manish Sisodia
He said that Modi ji keeps thinking for 24 hours that in the states where BJP is not in power, how to bring down the government there by using money, ED and CBI. Sisodia accused the central government and said that I might be arrested in two-three days but we are not going to be afraid.
He said that the New York Times, America’s largest newspaper, had covered Delhi’s education model on the front page yesterday. It is a matter of pride for India.
CBI raided Sisodia’s house among others
CBI had raided 21 places in 7 states including the house of Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia on Friday. The raid lasted for about 14 hours. The CBI team reached Manish Sisodia’s house at 7 am on Friday. The CBI had registered an FIR against 15 people including Manish Sisodia on August 17, two days before the raid.