BJP Chief Amit Shah asks MP Kirti Azad to keep mum

NEW DELHI: New Delhi: A day before BJP leader Kirti Azad was to make some startling revelations in the ongoing DDCA scam controversy, the party chief Amit Shah asked him to act restraint.

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According to CNN IBN report, Azad was summoned by Shah who advised him not to make any statement on DDCA row.

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Azad on Thursday said that he was not gagged by the party and asserted that he will continue his fight against corruption.

“I will keep on fighting corruption. I have done that. I am a sportsperson of this country,” Azad told ANI.

“We have to take up this issue. The honourable Supreme Court has taken cognizance of the fact and I have been fighting with many cricketers,” he added.

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He also asserted that nobody could suppress his voice as he was speaking against corruption.

“If you are fighting against corruption, nobody suppresses you. In fact they encourage you. I have not been gagged. Nobody has gagged me. I have been speaking for last nine years about the corruption,” he said.

He also said that he will hold a press conference on Sunday at 4 p.m. where he will reveal the details.

(With Agency inputs)

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