AAP leaders to meet President Mukherjee to discuss illegal appointment of parliamentary secretaries

14 October 2016, 11:12 AM
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (File photo)
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia (File photo)

Aam Aadmi Party leaders are slated to meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday evening to discuss issue of illegal appointment of parliamentary secretaries in various states.

The leaders who are likely to make an appearance at Rashtrapati Bhavan include Manish Sisodia, Sanjay Singh, Ashutosh, Gopal Rai and Kapil Mishra.  

AAP leaders will give a bite after their meeting with President.

On September 8, the Delhi High Court had set aside the appointment of 21 MLAs of the state government as parliamentary secretaries. The parliamentary secretaries were appointed by the Kejriwal government on March 13, 2015.

The list of these secretaries included Alka Lamba, Adarsh Shastri, Madan Lal and Sanjeev Jha, among others. 

Read full list of 21 AAP MLAs whose appointment as parliamentary secretaries set aside by HC

First Published: Friday, October 14, 2016 11:08 AM
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