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Delhi Cong rues ex CM Sheila Dikshit being forgotten during Singature Bridge inaugural

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

joined the AAP-BJP tussle over the credit for the that was inaugurated Sunday, saying the should have invited former who was the "real architect" of the project, to the inaugural function.

alleged the has failed to launch a single project in its four-year rule and is just taking credit by finishing those started by erstwhile governments in

"@INCIndia conceptualised and built most of the iconic The Govt, which first delayed the project, is now taking the credit. Kejriwal should've respectfully invited @SheilaDikshit as she was the of this project (sic)," Maken said in a tweet.

He said the government like the was only giving final shape to projects launched by the Congress governments.

"like is giving final shape to projects launched by the Congress governments. It has failed to launch even a single project for schools, hospitals, flyovers, buses or a new phase of Delhi Metro," he told reporters.

They have done nothing but blamed others for not allowing them to work, he alleged.

today staged a protest at for not being invited to the inaugural ceremony, claiming he had sped up the work by arranging funds for the bridge whose construction was in limbo, during the President's Rule in Delhi in 2014.

Delhi CM accused the BJP of threatening engineers and officers concerned with the Signature Bridge project with CBI raids to stop its construction.

He claimed the bridge that was delayed for many years could reach completion only because an honest government ruled Delhi.

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First Published: Sun, November 04 2018. 23:45 IST