Mishra said that according to Kejriwal, Sheila Dikshit and even Dawood Ibrahim were innocent since they were not 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
Reacting to Mishra’s allegations of corruption for the first time, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said “it is most hurtful when a friend backstabs you”.
Kapil Mishra claimed that when the AAP first came to power, a committee was set up to investigate the scam but it was later disbanded in 2015.
The party leadership, meanwhile, maintained that the allegations were all “stale” and dared the BJP to “take suitable action” against AAP if any donation is found “illegal”.
According to Jain, Mishra defamed him by alleging that he had given Rs 2 crore to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. The statement was made by Mishra at a press conference on May 7.
The changes in the cabinet assumes significance as the party is aiming to regain the lost ground after the humiliating defeat in the recently-held MCD polls and in the Rajouri Garden bypoll.
Jain said his family members and a lot of people from his constituency questioned him about the incident which caused irreparable damage to his reputation.
Mishra told a press conference that the AAP had got money funnelled through shell companies and wondered how it accepted donations from companies that were slapped notices “for not paying VAT”.
“I will be revealing a big truth at 11 am with evidences,” Kapil Mishra said in a tweet.
Bibhav Kumar had been summoned by the ACB last week
In a Facebook post, the suspended AAP leader accused Kejriwal of “criminal silence” and that across the country he is the chief minister who meets people the least
“Law of nature never errs. Seeds of betrayal and false allegations sown, so shall Kapil Mishra reap. Inevitable,” Sunita tweeted on Monday from a handle that is followed by Kejriwal and senior AAP leaders.
He alleged that the AAP did not fully disclose the donations it received during the financial years 2013-14 and 2014-15 to the Election Commission.
Haslam claimed to be assisting the Income-Tax department on the AAP funding case