"Hence, Kapil Mishra has been removed from the post". Rajendra Pal Gautam (the AAP legislative party general secretary) is being made minister because there is no Dalit face after Sandeep Kumar (who was sacked for alleged sexual harassment). An aide of Kejriwal said that Mishra did not meet the chief minister separately.
"Gehlot has been brought in for outer Delhi's representation while Gautam was awarded the post for SC representation in the cabinet", the official told IANS.
Kejriwal retweeted a journalist's tweet on Mishra's sacking. He should come out and make a statement " he told a leading news channel. Some big names are involved in the scam and I will come out with the names tomorrow.
But when I saw it with my eyes that Satyendra Jain gave Rs2 crore in cash to Kejriwal at his residence, I could not stop myself.
Earlier, stating that he was the only minister with no corruption charges, no CBI enquiry, he said, "I have not given any position to any relative".
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Immediately after the press conference+, Mishra tweeted saying "I saw it day before yesterday and yesterday morning raised my voice against it openly. I exposed Shiela's (Dixit) corruption", Mishra tweeted.
Recently, the Aam Aadmi Party cried political vendetta when the Union Home Ministry sought details of foreign donations from the AAP based on the suspicion that the party may have violated provisions of the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010 (FCRA).
Hours after Delhi's Water Minister Kapil Mishra was sacked from his ministerial post, a fresh crisis arose in the AAP as founder member Kumar Vishwas vowed for "another movement inside and outside".
Having fallen short on people's mandate in the case of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Saturday organised a meeting where Delhi Labour Minister Gopal Rai asserted that AAP is renewing its policies for the state and party. "Arvind Kejriwal is directly calling up many AAP leaders and legislators. huge conspiracy ahead of my press conference. won't stop, won't bend", Mishra said in a series of tweets.
"I have said a number of times that Kejriwal is directly involved in corruption".