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Sacrificed Everything For Delhi, Yet...': Arvind Kejriwal On Being Called 'Terrorist' By BJP MP

Referring To BJP MP Parvesh Verma's Remarks, Kejriwal Said That It Was Very Sad That The BJP Was Calling Him A Terrorist.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Shashikant Sharma | Updated on: 29 Jan 2020, 05:25:56 PM
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said he was very hurt that the BJP has called him a terrorist. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ArvindKejriwal)

New Delhi:

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said that he had to face a lot of difficulties after joining politics, yet he sacrificed everything for the people of the national capital and in return the BJP has called him a "terrorist".

"It hurts a lot," the Delhi chief minister wrote on Twitter sharing a news report that Delhi BJP MP Parvesh Verma had allegedly called him a terrorist.

"Gave up everything for the people of Delhi. After joining politics, I faced many difficulties so that the life of the people could improve. Today in return, the Bharatiya Janata Party is calling me a terrorist ...," he said.

EC Orders Removal Of Parvesh Verma As BJP Star Campaigners

The Election Commission of India has ordered removal of Parvesh Verma from the list of star campaigners of BJP for Delhi Assembly elections. Verma had sparked a massive controversy with his provocative remark against the protesters of Shaheen Bagh area. Talking to news agency ANI, the West Delhi MP issued a warning saying that if not checked, the protesters will rape and kill daughters of residents of Delhi.

"…Lakhs of people gather there (Shaheen Bagh). People of Delhi will have to think and take a decision. They will enter your houses, rape your sisters and daughters, kill them. There's time today, Modi ji and Amit Shah won't come to save you tomorrow...," Verma was quoted as saying.

The Election Commission also issued a notice to Parvesh Verma for prima facie violating Model Code of Conduct (MCC). He has been given till 12 noon on 30th January to provide an explanation, failing which EC will take a decision on the matter. RELATED

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First Published : 29 Jan 2020, 05:17:45 PM