New Delhi, Feb 9: Taking note of the names of account holders in Swiss Bank, which were published by an English daily on Monday, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal took a dig at the Congress and the BJP over the black money probe.
Kejriwal accused both the parties of doing nothing in the black money probe and said: "What did first Congress and now BJP do? Nothing. Why? Some of these people claim to have both BJP and Congress in their pockets."
The names i revealed in a PC on 9 Nov 2012 are there in IE list today. We stand vindicated(1/3)— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) February 9, 2015
But bigger Q is - what did first cong and now BJP do? Nothing? Why? Some of these people claim to hv both BJP n Cong in their pocket(2/3)— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) February 9, 2015
Why doesn't BJP govt act against HSBC officials? They will spill the beans. US did precisely that(3/3)— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal) February 9, 2015
He said the names of people he had revealed at a press conference in November 2012 claiming to have black money abroad were there in Monday's edition of the English daily. "We stand vindicated," he said.
According to news reports, 1195 account holders were named on Monday including several prominent businessmen, politicians and ex- bureaucrats. Kejriwal called for strict action against the HSBC.
Meanwhile, Kejriwal's party is confident of winning the Delhi assembly elections. The results of the Delhi assembly elections will be announced on Feb 10.