Can you beat that! Digvijay Singh in Below Poverty Line list

It's hard to digest, but it's true. Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh and his family members have been included in the list of Below Poverty Line (BPL) people by the Central and Madhya Pradesh governments.

Updated: Jul 23, 2016, 14:32 PM IST
Can you beat that! Digvijay Singh in Below Poverty Line list

Bhopal: It's hard to digest, but it's true. Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh and his family members have been included in the list of Below Poverty Line (BPL) people by the Central and Madhya Pradesh governments.

The AICC general secretary today took to Twitter to clear the air on the BPL issue.

Singh clarified that he and his family members never applied for the BPL scheme.

Terming it as a conspiracy against him, Singh tweeted, “GOMP and GOI includes my name my brother's name my son's name in BPL ! We all are Income Tax payees Sin.”

The Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister demanded apology from the concerned persons.

The veteran Congressman is arriving in Goa to chair the coordination committee meeting of local party unit which will discuss the crucial issue of alliance with like-minded parties during the upcoming State Legislative assembly elections.