Aam Admi party’s Former minister Kapil Mishra Joins BJP today, Mishra, who was also in Arvind Kejriwal government and disqualified MLA and AAP women’s wing chief Richa Pandey joined the Bharatiya Janata Party too. These two received a warm welcome by the Delhi unit president Manoj Tiwari at the party’s office on Pant Marg.
*Mr Tiwari said after greeting them that “I welcome Kapil Mishra and Richa Pandey into the BJP and hope they will serve Delhi by following the policies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and philosophy of Deen Dayal Upadhyay and Syama Prasad Mookerjee.
*Earlier, Mishra was drape by the Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel had disqualified Kapil Mishra earlier this month under the anti-defection law after he campaigned for the BJP during the Lok Sabha elections in May.
*Ex MLA Mishra was elected from Delhi’s Karawalnagar seat, has challenged his disqualification in Delhi High court. The Decision of joining BJP will help Mr Mishra to attack Arvind Kejriwal and other members of AAP.
*From last many years Mishra has raised his voice against AAP party on every public platform.
*It will be interesting to see from where he will be contesting the elections.