india-news

Name businessman who brokered deal, Congress asks Gadkari

New Delhi, Dec 30 : Congress Delhi chief Arvinder Singh Lovely Monday asked BJP leader Nitin Gadkari to name the businessman who, according to the BJP ex-president, brokered a deal between the Congress and the AAP for government formation in Delhi.


"When you make an allegation, then the onus is on you to prove whether the allegation is right or wrong... some businessman had told him (Gadkari) this, then he should name that businessman," Lovely told reporters here.

Gadkari, who headed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) election campaign in Delhi, recently alleged that the Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress struck a deal, brokered by a businessman, to prevent his party's government in Delhi.

This deal, the former BJP president added, was also aimed at derailing the appeal of BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, and the information was conveyed to him by a person who knew about a supposed meeting held at a five-star hotel between representatives of the AAP and the Congress.

The AAP has already asked Gadkari to come out with proof to back his allegation.

--IANS (Posted on 30-12-2013)

india-news headlines

Chhattisgarh records 62 percent polling

Manipur records 74 percent polling

59 percent balloting in Uttar Pradesh

Jharkhand sees 62 percent polling despite Maoist violence

Uma Bharti slams Modi in video

No time limit for Delhi LG to review assembly fate: SC

100 million vote in sixth round of Lok Sabha election

Only Modi will be PM if NDA forms government says Rajnath

Congress, BJP confident of winning Hamirpur seat in triangular contest

BJP wants 2 Indias, one for rich and other for poor: Rahul Gandhi

Uma Bharti's chopper strays into Madhya Pardesh, all safe

Sharma faces tough contest against high-profile Pratibha Singh

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014

Comments

Your e-mail:


Your Full Name:


Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box

Message:

Back to Top