After Aam Aadmi Get together (AAP) MLA Raghav Chadha challenged Goa Energy Minister Nilesh Cabral for a debate over the electrical energy fashions of each the states on Monday, Cabral stated he is able to debate with “like-minded folks”, however not the “one who’s not related” with the problem.
“I don’t have any downside in debating with the like-minded individuals who perceive the ability issues of Delhi and Goa. I don’t search to debate with one who’s not related to it. Delhi energy minister is welcome for the talk. I haven’t challenged anyone,” stated Cabral.
Earlier at present, Chadha stated he is able to have a debate with Cabral over the Delhi electrical energy mannequin as in comparison with the Goa one, however the Bharatiya Janata Get together (BJP) excessive command just isn’t giving permission.
“I knowledgeable Goa energy minister that I shall be debating with him on the subject of Kejriwal electrical energy mannequin vs Goa electrical energy mannequin of the BJP and I’ll attain Goa by 2 pm on November 17. However now he appears to be operating away from the talk,” stated Chadha.
“BJP excessive command just isn’t giving permission to Goa Energy Minister Cabral for the talk, which was initially his concept. I now urge BJP excessive command in addition to Mr Cabral to readily settle for this problem and let me know the venue and time of this debate,” he added.
Earlier, a disagreement passed off on social media between the chief ministers of Delhi and Goa on November 11-12, with Arvind Kejriwal accusing his Goan counterpart of ignoring native voices beneath “the Centre’s diktat”, in return being accused by Dr Pramod Sawant of doing “divisive politics”.
The spat started on Twitter final Wednesday after Delhi Chief Minister responded to a information portal’s tweet citing Sawant, a BJP member, as saying that “Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal ought to first repair problems with air pollution in his space earlier than getting nervous about Goa.”
There was an ongoing feud in Goa between the ruling BJP and Kejriwal’s AAP over environmental points, particularly the railway “double-tracking challenge” contained in the protected forest areas.