[dropcap color=”#008040″ boxed=”yes” boxed_radius=”8px” class=”” id=””]T[/dropcap]he foreign tour details of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Ministers in Delhi Government are now out. Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia and Satyender Jain are the globe trotters according to the Right To Information (RTI) reply. Sisodia travelled to Athens, Sao Paulo, Australia, London, Berlin and Finland in a short span of 25 months. Satyender Jain travelled to Manchester, Sweden, Malaysia, Rome, Taipei & Bangkok.
The tainted Minister (Sandeep Kumar) took his soon to be pregnant wife to the US in a bid to get US citizenship for the new born baby!
Satyender Jain escorted Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to Rome in Italy for witnessing Canonisation of Mother Teresa. Kejriwal in mid 90s had worked with Mother Teresa’s charity organisations and the three day trip in September 2016 cost around Rs.16 lakh to Delhi Government’s exchequer.
Once in September 2016 AAP leader and Delhi Dialogue Commission (DDC) Vice Chairman Ashish Khetan also accompanied Satyender Jain to Manchester for attending an exhibition called as NHS Expo. Around eight lakhs were spent for this trip from the Government and the State Government claimed that the duo went to address requirements and interests of the Delhi Government.
Minister Imam Hussain also went to Qatar to attend Jamia Foundation Day in Doha. The detailed list of the trips and expenses and the accompanying staff details are published below.
One interesting thing that happened was the controversial Minister Sandeep Kumar, who was caught in the sex tape scandal also made a few trips to the United States. But as these were private trips, the details were not given in the RTI. The tainted Minister took his soon to be pregnant wife to the US in a bid to get US citizenship for the new born baby!
The details of foreign trips of Ministers in Delhi Government is published below: