New Delhi: Simply hours after the brand new mayor of Delhi was declared, a struggle broke out between Bharatiya Janata Occasion (BJP) and Aam Aadmi Occasion (AAP) members contained in the MCD Home over the election of the members of the standing committee on Wednesday, information company ANI reported. Throughout the struggle, the MLAs hurled paper balls and water bottles at one another, a video of the incident exhibits. New Mayor Shelly Oberoi alleged that BJP councillors tried to assault her on the ground.
#WATCH | Delhi: Ruckus between BJP & AAP members contained in the MCD home over the election of members of the standing committee. pic.twitter.com/mIS91RW0p4
— ANI (@ANI) February 22, 2023
Mayor Shelly Oberoi alleged that BJP councillors tried to assault her as she tried to conduct the standing committee election. “BJP Councillors simply tried to assault me whereas I used to be conducting the Standing Committee elections, as per Supreme Courtroom orders! That is the extent of BJP’s Gundagardi that they’re making an attempt to assault a lady Mayor,” she tweeted.
Based on ANI, proceedings of the Home had been stalled. “Proceedings of MCD home will start after an hour,” newly elected Delhi mayor Shelly Oberoi was quoted as saying by ANI. Based on India As we speak, AAP MLAs alleged that BJP corporator Shikha Rai tried to grab the microphone from Oberoi when the Home was in session.
“BJP goons attacked AAP mayor and girls councilors with water bottles. As we speak the entire nation has seen that BJP is a celebration of ruffians, goons, mavalis and illiterates,” the AAP tweeted.
AAP MLA Praveen Kumar mentioned: “After dropping the Mayor and Deputy Mayor elections, see how the BJP councilors are doing hooliganism within the Home, BJP goons are afraid of defeat within the Standing Committee elections. No matter BJP folks do, your corruption in MCD goes to be uncovered very quickly.”
AAP MP Sanjay Singh additionally tweeted a video of the incident.
Earlier within the day, AAP’s Shelly Oberoi received in opposition to BJP councillor Rekha Gupta by a margin of 34 votes within the election to the highest publish within the much-awaited first assembly of the newly elected Municipal Company of Delhi (MCD).
The Aam Aadmi Occasion additionally received the Delhi Deputy Mayor’s publish after bagging the mayor’s seat within the Municipal Company. AAP candidate Aaley Mohammad Iqbal received the deputy mayor’s publish by raking in 147 votes in opposition to BJP’s Kamal Bagdi’s haul of 116 votes.