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BJP-AAP 'blame game' ends, they should start development of Delhi: Maken

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The verdict on the power tussle between the government and the Centre had done away with all the possibilities of a "blame game" between the BJP and the and the two parties should now ensure that the development of the national capital, which was "stalled" for years, started again, the said today.

In a landmark verdict, the today held that (LG) did not have independent decision-making powers and that he was bound to act on the aid and advice of the council of ministers.

"Since the apex court has clarified about the powers in Delhi, we hope that the development, which has been stalled ever since the was voted out of power over four years ago, will start again," told

He said the LG and Minister should stop the "blame game" now and develop as the Congress did during its 15-year rule (1998-2013).

The decision is a major victory for the Kejriwal-led (AAP) government, which has been in a constant tug of war with the LG over the power wielded by the two branches of the

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First Published: Wed, July 04 2018. 12:30 IST