In a continuing war of words with AAP, BJP on Wednesday charged that although the party tries to give "lessons in political morality" some of its MLAs are enjoying government posts and using official cars despite pledging they would forgo all the facilities which a legislator enjoys.
As reports on Friday claimed that Lt Governor Najeeb Jung had sought President Pranab Mukherjee's permission to invite the single largest party in Delhi Assembly to form government in the state, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said that it would take a call after analysing the situation.
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from the Centre and city government on a plea over the issue of grant of sanction to prosecute former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Law Minister Somnath Bharti for alleged "anarchy" created by their party in January this year during a protest against actions of certain police officials.
In a recent audio clip uploaded on social-networking sites by Aam Aadmi Party, the party`s convenor Arvind Kejriwal has accused the BJP of indulging in horse-trading to lure AAP MLAs in its favour in Delhi Assembly.
Elections to Delhi Assembly are unlikely to take place in the near future as the central government Friday opposed, in the apex court, the Aam Aadmi Party`s plea for the dissolution of the house, currently under suspended animation, and holding of fresh polls.
The Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday accused BJP of poaching its legislators saying the party should stop "low level politics" and demanded immediate dissolution of Delhi Assembly and announcement of fresh polls.
The national capital appears to be heading for assembly elections within next six months with all three major parties -- BJP, Aam Aadmi Party and Congress -- contending that there was no option but to seek people`s mandate afresh for formation of a new government.
Supreme Court granted two weeks to both BJP and Congress to make its stand clear whether either of them is in any position to stake claim for government formation in Delhi in the wake of the Assembly being kept under suspended animation following the resignation of Aam Aadmi Party Government.