DCW row: Congress, BJP blame Arvind Kejriwal, say row is his own creation

Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken, on the other hand, claimed that Kejriwal has trouble following protocols.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: July 23, 2015 1:09 pm
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The controversy over the appointment of Swati Maliwal as the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson is Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s own creation, Delhi BJP president Satish Upadhyay said on Wednesday.

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“The government knew that the L-G is the appointing authority for all such posts in Delhi, including the DCW chairperson. In January 2014, the then Kejriwal-led government had sent the file on the appointment of the DCW chairperson to the L-G, recommending Pushpa Maitre’s name. But now, in July 2015, Kejriwal… took the law into his hands. Violating constitutional procedure, he made a government official issue the orders appointing Maliwal as DCW chairperson,” Upadhyay said.

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Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken, on the other hand, claimed that Kejriwal has trouble following protocols. “What was so wrong in sending the file to the L-G for approval? He has made fighting protocols and the Constitution into a habit,” Maken said.

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    Aiyina A
    Jul 23, 2015 at 11:00 am
    Who should take decisions in Delhi and who will be held responsible for such decisions? An appointed LG or an elected government? Modi is waging a proxy war in Delhi to discredit the AAP government who decimated the BJP in elections.
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      Ajay Verma
      Jul 23, 2015 at 9:34 am
      Agreed, if president behaves like jung, just imagine 33% Mp going to tihar.
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      1. mishra Mishra
        Jul 23, 2015 at 9:11 am
        Guv Jung/ Modi PM are culprits for not let Democracy work in Delhi territory. What if President Pranab behaves similarly with PM Modi, in all matters of governance. Jung must be sacked. Police must be under elected government of state. is anyone in India to vouch for integrity of police or ant state machinery?
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          Paramjeet
          Jul 23, 2015 at 9:55 am
          AAP is a party of OUTLAWS. They do not believe in any rule and consution. They feel shy to toe protocols and then cry they have been denied to work. Kejri feels in Delhi only Jhuggi dwellers and Auto rickshaw drivers live and whatever he will say every one will believe blindly. He is behaving like a clown.
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            Democrat
            Jul 23, 2015 at 9:02 am
            Kejriwal's one point AGENDA---"Reject & destroy the Indian Consution"
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