Today, Shazia Ilmi, active, Aam Aadmi Party leader resigned from all party positions. However, Shazia said she respects AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal and appreciates party work towards politics. She blamed of Kejriwal roped by inmates, which makes chief unapproachable and thus keeps away from democracy. It is against party’s claim to democracy. another party member Captain (retd.) GR Gopinath also quit the party.
Referring to Kejriwal’s decision to stay in jail instead of apllying for a bail bond, Ilmi said she feels that Kejriwal should go out to people and interact with the party cadre instead. She clarified that she was not upset with her defeat in Ghaziabad.