AAP moves to muzzle dissent

The Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday indicated that it will move to muzzle all dissent within its ranks. A list of the decisions taken at its national council meeting, and released by the party, said the Political Affairs Committee had now been empowered to take action against any member who issues media statements against ‘the party line’.

“The national council has also authorised the PAC to take disciplinary action against any member who, without authorisation, issues media statement against party line and decisions to tarnish the party’s image,” the statement said.

The AAP crisis

  • 04 March, 2015

    Party’s founder members Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav are voted out of its political affairs committee.

  • 06 March, 2015

    Senior party leader Mayank Gandhi protests ouster of Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan.

  • 08 March, 2015

    Yadav asks AAP workers to put an end to infighting.

  • 11 March, 2015

    Senior AAP leader from Mumbai Anjali Damania resigns from the party after allegations of “horse trading” surface against Mr. Kejriwal.

  • 16 March, 2016

    Senior leaders from the Kejriwal camp meet Mr. Yadav and hold discussions.

  • 26 March, 2015

    AAP ‘unity’ talks fail

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