The Centre is issuing notices throughout the nationwide capital and threatening slum dwellers that their homes shall be demolished inside this month, the Aam Aadmi Get together (AAP) alleged right this moment and stated it is going to transfer the Supreme Courtroom in opposition to it.
The Delhi BJP, nevertheless, rubbished the allegations, saying nothing could be extra false and condemnable than Aam Aadmi Get together’s diatribe on demolition of slums round railway land as ordered by the Supreme Courtroom.
AAP spokesperson Raghav Chadha stated: “Until Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is alive, no slum dweller in Delhi shall be displaced” and asserted that he’s making a full proof plan of motion for them which can make sure that none of their homes are demolished.
The Supreme Courtroom in a latest order had directed the removing of about 48,000 “jhuggies” (slum homes) alongside railway tracks in Delhi inside three months.
Mr Chadha stated the AAP is not going to permit any slum demolition in Delhi.
“Arvind Kejriwal is making a full proof plan of motion for the slum dwellers. This motion plan and coverage will make sure that no slum dwellers’ homes is demolished and the BJP’s plan to make folks homeless is not going to turn into profitable. If there’s a want then we’ll transfer the Supreme Courtroom and in addition combat this battle on the streets. With out giving various home and rehabilitation, no slum dwellers’ home shall be demolished in Delhi,” he stated
Mr Chadha claimed that the BJP is issuing notices that are threatening the slum dwellers that their homes shall be demolished inside this month.
“These notices are in opposition to humanity and in addition unlawful. These notices are in opposition to the fundamental precept of the Structure which permits each citizen to have a life with dignity,” he stated.
Nevertheless, Delhi BJP spokesperson Praveen Shankar Kapoor stated nothing could be extra false and condemnable than Mr Chadha’s diatribe.
“The Delhi authorities by no means fought for the 48,000 jhuggi dwellers in court docket and even now once they may help them by giving various lodging within the type of over 50,000 Rajiv Ratan Housing Scheme mendacity vacant, we discover AAP leaders like Raghav Chadha, as a substitute of getting lodging allotted to them try to mislead them on authorized process,” he stated.
Mr Kapoor stated the AAP leaders ought to cease enjoying soiled politics on this situation associated to the Supreme Courtroom’s order.
“Earlier, Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta wrote to Mr Kejriwal, demanding allotment of flats mendacity vacant with it to slum dwellers and we reiterate the demand,” he stated.
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