Setback for Arvind Kejriwal! Arun Jaitley to reject his apology in DDCA defamation case, say reports – The Financial Express

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Delhi CM and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal’s apology has been rejected by Arun Jaitley, says report. (PTI file) In a setback to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal , Union finance minister Arun Jaitley will reportedly not accept the former’s apology in DDCA defamation case. Several TV reports today said that Jaitley is likely not to forgive Kejriwal and accept the request for an out of court settlement. The report said that Aam Aadmi Party chief had sent his emissary to Jaitley for an out of court settlement of the defamation case.
Kejriwal is fighting a Rs 10-crore defamation suit filed against him in a Delhi court.
Recently, the AAP chief has started making apologies to many of his opponents to end an array of defamation cases against him. In the last few days, Kejriwal has apologized to SAD leader Vikram Majithia, Union minister Nitin Gadkari, and Congress leader Kapil Sibal.
Kejriwal is still facing 14 defamation cases over his statements during election campaigns. The campaigns are spread in Delhi, Bengaluru, Assam and other states. There are over 30 cases against Kejriwal.
(More details awaited)

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