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Dubbing former Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely's decision to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) a 'political opportunism', the Congress on Wednesday said it is an act of betrayal to leave the grand old party at a time when it is going through bad phase.
"This is a sad news. I think it is a betrayal to leave the party at a time when it is going through bad phase.
Meanwhile, BJP leader Vijendra Gupta hailed Lovely's decision saying that people are showing their belief in the saffron party.
According to sources, Lovely was upset over ticket distribution which compelled him to join the BJP.