NeW Delhi: AAP fight over NCT Amendment Bill, The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday exchanged charges over the Government of NCT Delhi (Amendment) Bill which was presented in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
While the BJP said that the bill will guarantee better coordination between the Center and the AAP government in the public capital and lead to rapid advancement in the city, Kejriwal’s gathering affirmed that the Modi government is endeavouring to strip the regional government’s forces.
The National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021, which looks to give more powers to Delhi Lieutenant-Governor (L-G), was presented in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta invited the bill saying it will eliminate existing ambiguities and focuses on better coordination between the Center and the Delhi government.
“The bill is pointed toward advancing agreeable relations between the council and the chief. It plainly characterizes the duties of the chosen government and the Lt lead representative,” he said. “Kejriwal should quit spreading lies on the bill’s better focuses,” Gupta added.
AAP convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal have blamed the BJP for trying to definitely diminish the forces of his chosen government through the new bill in the Lok Sabha.
“In the wake of being dismissed by individuals of Delhi, BJP looks to radically abridge forces of chose government through a Bill. Bill is in opposition to the Constitution Bench judgment. We firmly denounce BJP’s unlawful and hostile to majority rules system move,” he tweeted.
The Bill says, Kejriwal tweeted: “For Delhi, “Govt” will mean LG. At that point what will choose govt do? 2. All documents will go to LG. This is against 4.7.18 Constitution Bench judgment which said that records won’t be shipped off LG, chose govt will take all choices and send a duplicate of choice to LG.”
The AAP has said that it will arrange a dissent against the bill at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday. Delhi pastors and AAP MPs, MLAs and councillors drove by Kejriwal will organize a dissent at Jantar Mantar.
“All Delhi bureau pastors, MLAs, Aam Aadmi Party MPs and councillors will take an interest in the dissent,” Development Minister Gopal Rai said.