Kapil Mishra

Kapil Mishra is Delhi's former minister for Tourism and Water Resources. He was removed from Kejriwal's cabinet after AAP's failure in MCD elections. He is known for his enviable credentials in the circles of activism. He has worked with renowned international organisations like Greenpeace and Amnesty International on developmental policy issues. When 2010 Commonwealth Games scam was unearthed, he campaigned extensively against people involved in it. In fact, he wrote a book titled “It’s Common v/s Wealth” emphasising the social and environmental impact of Commonwealth Games in Delhi. He co-founded a youth action group named “Youth for Justice” and raised issues of social importance, from Jessica Lal murder trial to farmers suicides to the encroachment on Yamuna River. In 2015 assembly elections, he got elected from Karawal Nagar constituency and then was appointed as Minister for Water and Tourism. In his stint at the Delhi Assembly, keeping with activist roots, he raised issues of prime importance.
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Delhi court to hear on September 11 Satyender Jain’s pleas against Kapil Mishra

The complainant had also recorded his pre-summoning evidence in support of his pleas. After hearing arguments of the counsel for Jain, the court would decide whether to summon Mishra and Sirsa as accused in the matter.

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Video: Kapil Mishra trolls Arvind Kejriwal with special ‘birthday’ song

Rebel AAP MLA Kapil Mishra, who has been on “100 days of surgical strike against corrupt Kejriwal” claiming to expose the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s corruption, released a birthday surprise for the Delhi CM by way of a parody of the famous Sonu song.

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Ousted AAP leader Kapil Mishra evicted from Delhi assembly after calling speaker ‘Dhritarashra’

Speaker Goel ordered that Mishra be marshalled out of the Assembly after the former AAP minister referred to him as ‘Dhritarashtra’ – a character from Mahabharata – for not taking any action on his letter

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Sacked water minister Kapil Mishra wishes Arvind Kejriwal ‘ED Mubarak’

Mishra, who held the post of water minister in the AAP government, was sacked earlier this year after he levelled corruption charges against Kejriwal. He alleged the AAP convener interfered in the water tanker scam — which previously plagued the Congress government under Sheila Dikshit.

Kapil Mishra claims many anti corruption crusaders joined him, AAP terms it ‘comedy show’

“Former anti-graft volunteers are joining hands with us along with the Aam Aadmi Sena (largely made up of disgruntled AAP supporters),” said Kapil Mishra

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Sacked AAP minister Kapil Mishra tries to enter CM Arvind Kejriwal’s house, stopped by police

Delhi minister Kapil Mishra had sought the Lt Governor Anil Baijal’s “direct intervention” in the city’s health department where he alleged irregularities in purchase of medicines and in payment to suppliers.

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Arvind Kejriwal govt ‘silencing, coercing’ those trying to expose its ‘criminal face’, says Manoj Tiwari

Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari said the two attacks, on Kapil Mishra and Rahul Sharma, has revealed a new face of Arvind Kejriwal and his government.

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ACB raids in Delhi after Kapil Mishra’s allegation of medical scam

The anti-graft body is also likely to write to the Delhi government to share details about the procurement of medicines.

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Delhi Assembly sees scuffle between Kapil Mishra, AAP MLAs

Former minister says he was manhandled

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Delhi Assembly passes state GST Bill

Despite the drama in the Delhi Assembly on Wednesday, the House passed the state Goods and Services Tax Bill ahead of its national rollout on July 1.

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Watch Video: Suspended AAP leader Kapil Mishra marshalled out of Delhi Assembly

Kapil Mishra was suspended from the Aam Aadmi Party earlier this month after he levelled allegations against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. He has now said he will soon make public more details about ‘scams’ involving AAP and Arvind Kejriwal.

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Kapil Mishra, AAP MLAs clash inside Delhi Assembly

Mishra was suspended from the party early this month after he levelled corruption charges against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.

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After meeting with Kapil Mishra, L-G Anil Baijal comes under AAP fire

The AAP also questioned where Mishra was procuring documents pertaining to departments that he had never overseen.

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Arvind Kejriwal thinks that if you are not in jail you are innocent: Kapil Mishra

Mishra said that according to Kejriwal, Sheila Dikshit and even Dawood Ibrahim were innocent since they were not in jail

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Arvind Kejriwal on Kapil Mishra’s allegations: If even one of the allegations were true, I would be in jail

Arvind Kejriwal said that Kapil Mishra’s allegations against him did not merit a response and that even his opponents refused to believe them