New Delhi: The Delhi government will on Tuesday convene a special session of the Assembly to set up a panel to probe the alleged financial irregularities in the working of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA).
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has accused Finance Minister Arun Jaitley of indulging in corruption in the working of the DDCA. Jaitley headed the DDCA for 13 years.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday tweeted:
Del Cabinet resolves to set up Commission of Enquiry on DDCA scam. Spl session of assembly tomo 2 discuss DDCA scam n CBI raids on Del Sectt
— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) December 21, 2015
"Jaitley cannot intimidate us with court case. We will continue our fight against corruption," he further tweeted.
He had also asked Jaitley to cooperate with the Commission of Enquiry set up by his government and prove his innocence.
Meanwhile, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia told the media: "In the Cabinet meeting it has been decided that a special session of the Delhi Assembly will be convened to set up a commission of enquiry in the DDCA matter".
(With Agency inputs)