Arvind Kejriwal government unearthed the Delhi and District Cricket Association scam which was headed by Arun Jaitley and said the surprised CBI raid at Delhi chief minister’s office was to seize the files pertaining to the Delhi and District Cricket Association so as to save Finance minister .
AAP said that the CBI raid on Principal Secretary Rajender Kumar was a cover -up raid to seize the files pertaining to DDCA scam that nails Jaitley.
Raghav said,”Arun Jaitley has shielded the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) for over 15 years. There’s corruption worth several hundred crores that has taken place under the very nose of the Finance Minister.”
Raghav Chadha, an AAP spokesperson, said Jaitley had been running the DDCA like a private club.
The AAP leaders levelled a string of charges against Jaitley, who for years was the DDCA chairman.
Among these, they said a budget of Rs.24 crore was approved to construct a cricket stadium but Rs.114 crore was spent.
Demanding removal of Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, AAP accused jaitley of appointing selectors without any proper criteria.
AAP alleged that there is an acute financial irregularities by the senior officials of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) which was headed by senior BJP leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for 14 years.
Raghav Chadha said ,”Fact Finding Committee examined the corruption at DDCA. Rs. 1 crore 55 lakh loan given by DDCA to three companies. When the panel inquired, the chairman and general secretary were unable to give answers. The report clearly says Prima Facie it seems to be a ‘criminal breach of trust’.
AAP said that “Huge amount of Payments have been made to companies who have never done any job.”
Raghav Chadha said ,” Same legal and CA firms (16 firms) were paid were paid Rs. 1 crore 16 lakh. DDCA committee had noted huge payments had been made in a hurry by the president and secretary without following any financial manual.”
Further added that “There has been cases of proxy billing and proxy cases. Cases were filed so that money can be siphoned off the DDCA.DDCA treasurer Narendra Batra has been there for so many years. We want Mr Jaitley to reveal his association with him.”