JAMMU, July 4: In its first meeting held today under chairmanship of Adv. Sunil Sethi, the newly constituted Disciplinary Committee of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) took serious note of allegations of moral corruption and discipline pertaining to MLA, R S Pura, Dr. Gagan Bhagat which had been reported in media and has caused adverse impact on the clean image of the party.
The meeting was attended by both members N.D. Rajwal and Varinderjeet Singh.
The Disciplinary Committee having taken into consideration all media reports, offensive pictures on social media and complaints to police by family of the girl, decided to take cognizance of the issue and issued notice to Gagan Bhagat asking him to appear before Committee with all proof and evidence on 12th July at 3 pm at party Headquarters Trikuta Nagar, here.
Disciplinary Committee also asked the members of public and the concerned parties to produce any evidence or proof on the issue before Disciplinary Committee on the fixed date. It said that allegations of indiscipline or dishonesty against party workers and leaders will be strictly investigated and appropriate action suggested to the competent authority and there will no exception for any person of whatever stature in the party as for BJP discipline is above any individual to be followed in letter and spirit.
Disciplinary Committee also asked the party leaders to remain within bounds of discipline of the party which has very proudly protected it’s ideology of party discipline over the years and have instilled in the people the position of party as ‘Party with the Difference”. If anything is brought to the notice of Disciplinary Committee or comes to its notice duo motto regarding indiscipline or dishonesty by any party leader, the immediate cognizance will be taken, Adv. Sunil Sethi added.