(AAP) on Saturday poured chilly water on claims by sources in Congress that an alliance between the two parties had been stitched up for the Lok Sabha elections with consensus on a 4:3 system. AAP sources reiterated the birthday party will give Congress as many seats within the nationwide capital as it will get in Haryana.
If truth be told, they spelt out that the birthday party had Gurgaon, Faridabad and Karnal on its wishlist. If AAP will get its wish, the sources said, this can lengthen enhance to the Congress candidate in Chandigarh.
“It modified into made up our minds at a gathering that the alliance desires to be for 18 LS seats (seven in Delhi, 10 in Haryana and one in Chandigarh). If Congress would no longer agree on this, there will most certainly be no alliance,” said one more AAP source.
The choice modified into reportedly taken at a gathering chaired by birthday party chief Arvind Kejriwal and attended by deputy CM
, MP Sanjay Singh and AAP’s Delhi convener, Gopal Rai.
Earlier, within the morning, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi met Delhi unit chief Sheila Dikshit at his role and gave a formal nod for an alliance, said birthday party sources, though no formal announcement modified into made. Rahul, it’s learnt, also requested senior birthday party functionaries P C Chacko and KC Venugopal to work out the modalities. Senior birthday party participants Ahmed Patel and
are already in contact with AAP on seat distribution.
The meeting with Gandhi modified into followed by a detailed discussion between senior Delhi leaders at Dikshit’s role, which modified into also attended by Chacko and Delhi co in-payment Kuljeet Singh Nagara. Dikshit, on the other hand, refused to comment asserting the meetings had been “closed-door”. Sources, on the other hand, said the birthday party is preparing to contest from Unique Delhi and Chandni Chowk constituencies and peaceable discussing with AAP whether or no longer they’re going to safe West or North West Delhi. Moreover they discussed names of their probable candidates.
The sources said Rahul also met leaders of the Haryana unit and indicated that the birthday party ought to peaceable work out a seat distribution system with AAP and Jannayak Janta Party, a breakaway faction of Indian National Lok Dal. Out of the 10 LS seats in Haryana, the birthday party modified into sharp to supply one seat to AAP and two to JJP.