Manish Sisodia could be arrested before Punjab polls: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal added that his opponents will slap any fake charge to put Sisodia behind bars. “What are the charges against our MLAs?,” he asked.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published:November 29, 2016 4:07 am
arvind kejriwal, shunglu committee, aap government, manish sisodia, punjab polls, najeeb jung, news, latest news, india news, national news Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his deputy Manish Sisodia in Delhi, Monday. (Express Photo: Amit Mehra)

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Monday claimed that his deputy Manish Sisodia is likely to be arrested before the Punjab elections. He also alleged that the Centre was manipulating former Comptroller and Auditor General V K Shunglu to put the AAP government in a spot.

Jo pata chal raha hai, Shunglu Committee ne jaan boojh kar Manish (Sisodia) ko fasaane ki kosish ki hai… Shunglu ke upar DPS society ke president chunaav mein dhokha dhadi kar ke chairman banne ke liye ghaple ke aarop hai. DPS society mein paise ki hera pheri karne ke bhi aarop hai. (I have got to know that the Shunglu Committee has deliberately tried to trap Sisodia… Shunglu is facing allegation of rigging polls for the post of DPS society chairmanship. There are allegations that Shunglu has embezelled money from the society as well),” Kejriwal alleged.

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The CM also claimed that a complaint regarding this was sent to the L-G and the Centre in May 2015. “Instead of acting on it, they called Shunglu and said you have to entrap this govt and we will save you… Now, irrespective of whatever he has written, everyone knows that we are an honest government. We too have sources and have been told that their next target is Sisodia. We welcome this as our 15 MLAs have been arrested but we demand that Shunglu too should be arrested,” demanded the CM.

Kejriwal added that his opponents will slap any fake charge to put Sisodia behind bars. “What are the charges against our MLAs?,” he asked.

Sources said the Shunglu committee report has delved into issues that were covered by the media on the alleged irregularities in appointments across various Delhi government departments.

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    N.srinivasa Murthy
    Nov 29, 2016 at 5:17 pm
    Before elections every body think aravind is a honest man after become chief minister shows congress rule.
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      Anonymous
      Nov 30, 2016 at 6:40 am
      He should be behind bars.... no doubt... these kinds of mindsets should be thrown out of politics....
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        Anuradha Kalhan
        Nov 29, 2016 at 7:28 pm
        This is high tragedy occurring in Indian democracy!lt;br/gt;The social media is also being flooded with outrageous messages against Kejriwal and company. They are all originating from the RSS social media cottage industry as usual.and frustrated, confused, poorly educated people are the first to believe the worst of others with zero to minimum evidence. and p on these messages to others like them. This is creating whirlpools of misinformation. It is very sinister and dangerous effect of social media.
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          laxmi
          Nov 29, 2016 at 6:05 am
          Stop drama do some work
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            Binny
            Nov 29, 2016 at 4:29 am
            Modi is desperate.
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              Chandan Sharma
              Nov 29, 2016 at 5:25 am
              Mr Kejriwal is a completely Unethical human being with NO CREDENTIALS. He will bring no reforms but only Anarchy in Punjab. My brethren Punjabis wake up, before this mad man pushes us back into the dark days of terrorism. I would rather consider voting for congress than to give power into the hands of an insane person.
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                Deepak
                Nov 29, 2016 at 11:34 pm
                This is not prediction, he must be knowing what his deputy has done and now fearing the consequences by saying before the action is taken. Biggest Dramabaaz....
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                  romi
                  Nov 29, 2016 at 3:34 pm
                  when is the punjab elections that you stupid are predicting so much lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;who knows manish may himself get you arrested lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;kejri trust no one - your party is full of thugs
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                    IML sood
                    Nov 29, 2016 at 6:49 pm
                    If it comes true as predicted,it will be a historical day! First arrest of big fraudulen leaders of Khujli party will be a great beginning and time wifi not be far off when others will follow. He was aware and cunning fellow, so for that reason he did not take any Delhi Govt. Deptt. under him. He is a rank escapist and having fox mentality, eating others kill. The reality of this Corrupt bunch of people is going to come out soon. A great celebration is being awaited by the Delhi people who have been cheated by this street jokers for the last 3 years. Judgment is soon to com for Aaptards.
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                      SI
                      Nov 29, 2016 at 4:11 pm
                      I DO NOT UNDERSTAND AS TO HOW PEOPLE ELECTED THIS UTTERLY USELESS AAP . THEY ALWAYS CRY AND BLAME OTHERS FOR THEIR INCAPABILITY. THEY THOUGHT OF MAKING LOTS OF MONEY THROUGH THIS BUSINESS BUT FAILED AS USUAL. IF THEY GET ELECTED AS PM BY MISTAKE, THEN THEY WILL BLAME ALL THE CMs AS NOT LISTENING TO THEIR DICTUM BUT WILL NEVER BE ABLE TO DO ANYTHING FOR PEOPLE. IN FACT PEOPLE WHO ELECT THEM WILL BE IN MISERABLE STATE.
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                        Deepak
                        Nov 29, 2016 at 5:49 am
                        yaar Rahul ghandi toh bahut accha jai keju se
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                          Mangu
                          Nov 29, 2016 at 4:49 am
                          Modi is losing in Punjab so he is too worried and he can resort to any tactics.
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                            Pankaj#1
                            Nov 29, 2016 at 2:43 am
                            I will celebrate on that day.
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                              Vihari Naidu
                              Nov 29, 2016 at 11:44 pm
                              Desh bhakt BJP even got a case filed against an NSG commando and now an AAP MLA. We know how BJP abised the Delhi police. People are not stupid.
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                                Rajesh Perumbessi
                                Nov 29, 2016 at 10:18 am
                                DONT WORRY AAP, GOOD INDIANS ARE WITH YOU, lt;br/gt;ONLY CORRUPT, CRIMINALS, ANTI-NATIONALS, AMBANI, ADANI LIKE LOOTERS ARE WITH mODI, CONGRESS ETC.....,
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                                  Giri
                                  Nov 29, 2016 at 10:11 am
                                  AK is in news everyday, just to show that he's around however stupid his statements are.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;It's time the media blacks him out, there are huge states and CM's all those states don't come in news, this guy is like Jerry ( Comic character) trying his best to be seen in media and do nothing but complaining about others especially Modi, BJP.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Get well soon
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                                    Dharamvir Saihgal
                                    Nov 29, 2016 at 8:29 am
                                    Good news and congrats.Happier days ahead.
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                                      Vijay
                                      Nov 29, 2016 at 3:00 pm
                                      Mr. Kejriwal, Are you sure nothing illegal is done by him and you? If you are sure, don't worry nothing will happen? If something is wrong then run for cover and make noise...now onwards..
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                                        Indian
                                        Nov 29, 2016 at 2:58 pm
                                        Dream , dream. Also have some dreams too, to be super power!
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                                          Indian
                                          Nov 29, 2016 at 12:15 pm
                                          Shaitaan fekoo team always giving unnecessary headache to innocent people and supporting real criminals and goons. Shame
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                                            SK Rao
                                            Nov 29, 2016 at 4:38 am
                                            Cat is out of the bag! So Sisodia has done some bloody crime that Kejriwal and AAP are trying to defend with their typical tactics!
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