Mumbai: Aam Aadmi Party has suffered a major setback with the son of its western Delhi Lok Sabha constituency Balbir Singh Jakhar and has alleged that his father bought the party ticket for Rs 6 crore.
Balbir Singh Jakhar’s son Uday told the news agency ANI on Saturday, “My father joined politics almost three months ago, he paid Rs 6 crore for the ticket to Arvind Kejriwal. I got reliable for this ticket there is evidence.”
#WATCH Aam Aadmi Party's West Delhi candidate, Balbir Singh Jakhar's son Uday Jakhar: My father joined politics about 3 months ago, he had paid Arvind Kejriwal Rs 6 crore for a ticket, I have credible evidence that he had paid for this ticket. pic.twitter.com/grlxoDEFVk
— ANI (@ANI) May 11, 2019
Uday Jakhar further claimed that his father refused to pay for his higher education, while he said that he needed that money for his political aspirations. In the video, Jr. Jakhar can be heard saying that this money was given to senior party leader Gopal Rai and national convenor Arvind Kejriwal.