NEW DELHI: The Aam Aadmi Party senior leaders Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan have been removed from the party's National Executive at the National Council meeting on Saturday.
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1:07 PM: Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to address press conference at 2 PM.
1:05 PM: AAP's first reaction after National Council Meet, Ashutosh claims Yogendra Yadav is spreading lies that NC members were beaten up in the meeting. There was no scuffle or manhandling. It's a cooked up story to gain sympathy.
1:00 PM: Medha Patkar to quit AAP tomorrow after rebels’ ouster.
12:56 PM: Aam Aadmi Party's Press Conference will be held at 4 PM.
12:18 PM: Yogendra Yadav camp's 4 big charges:'
Charge 1: We were abused
Charge 2: We were not allowed to speak
Charge 3: We were beaten up and kicked out
Charge 4: Democracy was murdered
12:06 PM: Yadav, Bhushan removed from National Executive
12:04 PM: Kumar Vishwas chairs NC meet
12:00 PM: Yadav, Bhushan to be removed. 200 members sign petition to remove Yadav and Bhushan
11:53 AM: Arvind Kejriwal leaves the National Council meet
11:43 AM: It's a fixed match, says Yadav camp
11:42 AM: We don't want confrontation, says Kejriwal
11:41 AM: No need for voting, says Kejriwal camp, while Yadav camp says we need voting
11:40 AM: Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan to be removed, say sources
11:38 AM: Kejriwal not to vote at meet, say sources
11:34 PM: Massive drama at AAP Meet. Arvind Kejriwal threatens AAP split, say sources
11:14 AM: I will make sure my supporters enter venue. Allow members to enter, says Yogendra Yadav
11:13 AM: My supporters are not being allowed. I was sitting on dharna in protest, says Yogendra Yadav
11:08 AM: I will raise the issue inside, says Yogendra Yadav
11:07 AM: Yogendra Yadav camp is denied entry as they are not allowed to attend the meeting.
10:50 AM: AAP National Council meet begins
10:43 AM: Arvind Kejriwal arrives at National Council meet venue
10:39 AM: Ashutosh writes open letter to Yogendra Yadav, says "Pained with the rift in party, adding real facts will come out."
He further said, Yadav had hidden political interests, planted stories in media. Yadav wants to contest assembly polls.
10:35 AM: Yogendra Yadav camp alleges conspiracy, says decision has already been taken
10:34 AM: Yogendra Yadav sits on Dharna outside National Council meet venue
10:01 AM: Arvind Kejriwal camp protests against Yogendra Yadav with the slogans demanding Yadav ouster
9:52 AM: Yogendra Yadav arrives at National Council meet venue
9:48 AM: Delhi Chief Minister and AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal leaves for the National Council Meet