Delhi CM Kejriwal apologises to Kapil Sibal, seeks closure of defamation case

Updated:1 month ago IST

New Delhi, Mar 19 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday sought apology from Congress leader Kapil Sibal. Amit Sibal, a lawyer, and son of Kapil Sibal, had filed a defamation suit against Kejriwal for alleging that Kapil Sibal had a conflict in seeking to revise a tax demand on telecom major Vodafone. Speaking on the matter, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said, "We will apologise to people whom we have hurt. We are here to serve the people, we do not have the time to go to courts for such issues. We are here to build schools and hospitals for the welfare of people." Kapil Sibbal said, "Kejriwal Ji and Sisodia ji have accepted that the allegations they had put on me and my son in a press conference few years ago were baseless. They have apologised for the same today. He has apologised for what he did. Everything is forgotten now, we will move ahead."

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