Days after the BJP fielded five former Congress MLAs in the Gujarat by-election, the Congress on Sunday accused the saffron party of wooing the MLAs through monetary or other prosecutions in the state and demanded a judicial inquiry into it.
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi cited interviews of three former Congress MLAs, who resigned as MLAs after joining the BJP earlier this year, alleging that the BJP has given them monetary or other to lure them in its favor. Offers were offered. He has been fielded by the BJP in Gujarat for the by-elections for their respective assembly seats.
Mr Singhvi claimed that Akshay Patel, Pradyumnsingh Jadeja and JV Kakadia – who joined the BJP in June this year after resigning from the Congress – had reportedly admitted on camera that prompted them to switch over went.
Mr. Singhvi said, “The legislature, evident from these evidences, has become a business game for the BJP, aggressively engaging in 3T-trading, trafficking and transactions.”
He said that out of the eight resignations of the Congress, five got tickets for the upcoming by-elections.
Talking about Mr. Patel, Mr. Singhvi said, “The issue is not whether he accepted it or took a bribe. Obviously, the speakers have denied it. The issue is the true color of the proposer, the true moral constitutional And is. The legal level, the political level at which the proponent is working, ie BJP. “
“The real issue is about this party’s limitless ability to offer money. I repeat — infinite potential, matched by their boundless greed for power by hooks or by crooks, more by crooks, less by hooks. ,” They said.
“The BJP ensures that the mandate, which is a constitutional, democratic mandate, is really only a mandate of 2 or 3 years, it is ‘hampered, disrupted for 2-3 years’ by ‘a’ large sum of money”. , Interrupted. ” “A large number of resignations, ‘C’, re-offer of ministers and ‘D’, MLA ticket offers,” he alleged.
This is a political morality practiced by the ruling party at the Center and in the state of Gujarat.
“You (BJP) create an artificial majority, an artificial majority is a neglect of democracy, which acts on the majority, true headlines and you do it by naked use of monetary power,” he said.
He said that the Congress demands that a judge of the Supreme Court inquired into the matter or appointed at least one Chief Justice of the High Court.
He said that there should be immediate registration of FIRs and related sections of the Indian Penal Code in the Prevention of Corruption Act, criminal sections.
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