Is the BJP running the ED and CBI? AAP hits back as BJP claims documents implicate ‘high-level’ figure

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has hit back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after the BJP claimed that documents seized from the residence of AAP leader Sanjay Singh implicate a “high-level” figure in the party.

The AAP has accused the BJP of using the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as political tools to target its opponents. The party has also alleged that the BJP is trying to frame Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Delhi and the AAP’s national convenor.

The BJP has denied these allegations and has said that the ED and CBI are acting independently. The party has also said that it will not hesitate to take action against anyone, irrespective of their political affiliation, if they are found to be involved in corruption.

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Is the BJP running the ED and CBI AAP hits back as BJP claims documents implicate 'high-level' figure

The allegations and counter-allegations between the AAP and the BJP have raised questions about the independence of the ED and CBI. These agencies have been accused of being used by the government in power to target its political opponents in the past.

For example, during the UPA era, the ED and CBI were accused of being used to target leaders from the BJP and other opposition parties. Similarly, in recent years, the ED and CBI have been accused of being used to target leaders from the AAP and other opposition parties.

The allegations against the ED and CBI are concerning because they undermine public trust in these institutions. It is important for the ED and CBI to be seen as independent and impartial agencies that are not influenced by political considerations.

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Is the BJP running the ED and CBI? AAP hits back as BJP claims documents implicate 'high-level' figure

The Supreme Court has also expressed concern about the use of the ED and CBI as political tools. In a recent order, the Supreme Court said that it was “unfortunate” that the ED and CBI were being used to “settle political scores.”

The Supreme Court also said that the ED and CBI should be “free from political interference.” The court also said that the government should not interfere with the functioning of these agencies.

The allegations against the ED and CBI are serious and need to be investigated. The government should ensure that these agencies are free from political interference and that they function independently.

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The allegations against the ED and CBI are also a matter of concern for the future of Indian democracy. If the government in power is able to use these agencies to target its political opponents, it will create a climate of fear and intimidation. This will make it difficult for opposition parties to function and will undermine the democratic process.

It is important to note that the AAP is not the only party that has been accused of corruption. The BJP has also been accused of corruption on a number of occasions. However, the fact that the BJP is the ruling party at the center and controls the ED and CBI makes it more difficult for the party to be held accountable for its alleged misdeeds.

It is also important to note that the ED and CBI are not the only institutions that have been used by the government in power to target its political opponents. The Income Tax Department and the Central Vigilance Commission have also been used for this purpose in the past.

The use of these institutions as political tools is a serious threat to Indian democracy. It is important for the people of India to hold the government in power accountable for its actions and to demand that these institutions be free from political interference.

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