Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas on Wednesday rubbished rumours of him joining Bhartiya Janata Party to contest in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.
The poet-turned politician dismissed reports, and tweeted, “Yes, according to sources PM joining TDP, now run this as a news. Just joking like u guys (sic.).”
Kumar’s response came after a journalist questioned him citing media report.
.@akhileshsharma1 @ArvindKejriwal Yes,according to sources PM joining TDP,now run this as a news.Just joking like u guys— Dr Kumar Vishvas (@DrKumarVishwas) January 18, 2017
Economic Times had reported that Kumar Vishwas was in talks with BJP to join the party. It also said that a call was to be taken on where he would be fielded from in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.
Quoting sources, report also said that there will not be much delay in taking a decision as the notification process for UP polls had already begun.
Meanwhile, Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia also tweeted sarcastically in Hindi to rubbish the reports.
“I have information that PM (Modi) is joining Congress. He has already met Rahul Gandhi,” tweeted Sisodia.
https://t.co/iEYXQGbyLh— Manish Sisodia (@msisodia) January 18, 2017