BJP suspends municipal councilor arrested over bribery case by CBI


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Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta ousted municipal councilor Manoj Mahalawat from the primary membership of the party after the latter was arrested by the CBI in connection with a bribery case. "The party has zero-tolerance towards corruption," said Delhi BJP spokesperson Praveen Shankar Kapoor. Mehlawat was arrested in connection with a Rs. 10 lakh bribery case on Friday. Mehlawat is a councilor from Vasant Kunj.