50 AAP Workers Join BJP in Ghaziabad

Published: 28th March 2014 12:13 AM  |   Last Updated: 28th March 2014 12:13 AM   |  A+A-


As many as 50 Aam Aadmi Party workers including a woman leader, who accused an "influential" party leader of sending her vulgar messages, today joined BJP in Kavi Nagar area here.

AAP's former woman leader, Kavita Verma told PTI that when she approached senior party leaders about the issue of her counterpart allegedly sending vulgar messages to her, she was asked to get back only post elections.

Verma, along with other workers and supporters, today defected to BJP and alleged that there is no respect and sense of security for women in AAP and the top brass is "opportunist".

Verma claimed she was offered the post of AAP Ghaziabad's Women Cell by party leaders to hush up the matter, but she refused.

She said she would file a police complaint in this matter on Thursday.

The irate workers also alleged that AAP made tall claims of transparency but when they collected and submitted donations in the party fund, no slips were returned in lieu of donation submission.

Despite repeated attempts, no AAP leader or spokesperson was available to comment on the issue.

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp