The Congress hit out on the Arvind Kejriwal govt on Saturday for its sanction to prosecute Kanhaiya Kumar and 9 others in reference to a sedition case, pronouncing the AAP’s considering is equal to that of the BJP they usually had been “two aspects of the similar coin”.
The Delhi govt on Friday gave a go-ahead to the town police to prosecute former Jawaharlal Nehru College Scholars Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar and 9 others in reference to a four-year-old sedition case.
Senior Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma mentioned the transfer exposes the face of Aevind Kejriwal and his govt.
“No matter has came about until now, whether or not it used to be CAA or NPR, the AAP has the similar considering as that of the BJP. They’re the 2 aspects of the similar coin, their considering is not other,” Mr Sharma informed newshounds in a press convention.
“They don’t have the police however they have got the management. whether or not it’s the Justice of the Peace or different officers they may have given orders,” he mentioned, alleging that the AAP has acted selectively on instances which “raises questions over its mentality”.
Previous on Saturday, senior Congress chief P Chidambaram additionally hit out on the AAP govt.
“Delhi Govt isn’t any much less ill-informed than the central govt in its figuring out of sedition legislation,” P Chidambaram tweeted.
“I strongly disapprove of the sanction granted to prosecute Mr Kanhaiya Kumar and others for alleged offences beneath sections 124A and 120B of IPC,” the previous house minister mentioned.
The Delhi Police had remaining 12 months filed a rate sheet at a town court docket towards Kanhaiya Kumar and others, pronouncing he used to be main a procession and supported seditious slogans at an match in February 2016.