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Delhi BJP goes on offensive over Kejriwal-led AAP’s handling of ‘assault’ on Swati Maliwal

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has sharpened its attack on the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over his silence on the alleged assault on AAP Rajya Sabha MP Swati Maliwal, terming it ‘unacceptable’.Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday launched a scathing attack against Kejriwal during a press conference while referring to Maliwal’s accusation against Kejriwal’s aide Bibhav Kumar that Kumar assaulted her at the CM’s official residence Monday. Sitharaman said Kejriwal had not uttered a word on the incident since 13 May and called him “shameless” and “scared”. She held Kejriwal solely responsible for the incident which she claimed took place while the AAP national convener was at his official residence. Show F...

Swati Maliwal Case: AAP MP Sanjay Singh Says Kejriwal’s PA ‘Misbehaved’, Delhi CM Will Take Act

AAP MP Sanjay Singh on Tuesday shed light on the alleged incident where Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's Personal Assistant Bibhav Kumar the previous day 'misbehaved' with the party's Rajya Sabha MP Swati Maliwal who was waiting to meet the CM. He remarked that CM Kejriwal would take strict action on this matter while assuring the party's support for Maliwal, who has also previously served as chief of the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW). "Yesterday, a condemnable incident took place. Swati Maliwal had gone to Arvind Kejriwal's residence to meet him. While she was waiting for him in the drawing room, Vaibhav Kumar allegedly misbehaved with her. The CM has taken cognisance of the matter, and he will take appropriate action," said AAP MP Sanjay Singh...