Yogendra Yadav: Hurts me to see Kiran Bedi, Shazia Ilmi in BJP

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New Delhi, Jan 21: AAP leader Yogendra Yadav on Wednesday said that he was hurt to see Kiran Bedi and Shazia Ilmi join the BJP.

In an interview to the TOI, Yadav said: "BJP has everything today-money, corporate power, media power. When I see Kiranji on stage with BJP, I can't help but feel why is my former colleague, on the sie of the powerful? Why isn't she fighting with those taking on the powerful."

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Yogendra Yadav sad to see Bedi in BJP

Yadav said that Bedi was 'like an insurance policy for Narendra Modi.' "If BJP loses, she'll be blamed. It has nothing to do with her worth. If she really wanted to work with Modi why  did she join 20 days ahead of polls," he said.

Yadav added that he was shocked to see Shazia Ilmi in the BJP. "She was alsways a feminist , totally secular. Now I see her on stage with Amit Shah, a portrait of Veer Savarkar. It's very depressing," he said.

On asking whether he felt betrayed, Yadav says that betray is a very strong word. "I feel very sad. Delhi voters are very aware, They will see through the BJP's game in including Bedi."

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