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May 25: Before and after

For someone who is such an indefatigable litigant, what is stopping Mr Saxena from using the law to depose Mr Kejriwal?

For someone who is such an indefatigable litigant, what is stopping Mr Saxena from using the law to depose Mr Kejriwal?
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Aditi Phadnis
Will the Delhi government be dismissed before May 25 or after? This is really the only question. Delhi will have Lok Sabha elections on that day. Taking any action before then could affect the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) chances of winning the Delhi seats. Equally, the longer the war of taunts between Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, now behind bars, and Lieutenant Governor (LG) Vinai Kumar Saxena carries on, the longer Mr Kejriwal will have to prove his point that he is a political prisoner of a repressive regime, not the corrupt scamster the BJP claims he is. Every other day,
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First Published: Mar 29 2024 | 11:01 PM IST

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