New Delhi: In a clear indication of political rivalry between Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and state unit chief JP Agarwal, all the six ministers of Delhi government sought later's removal from the post of DPCC chief accusing him of weakening the party organization.

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AK Walia, Rajkumar Chauhan, Haroon Yusuf, Arvinder Singh Lovely, Ramakant Goswami and Kiran Walia on Monday met Union Minister of Telecommunication, Kapil Sibal and requested him to apprise the party high command of their demands of removal of Delhi Congress chief.

The political observers are seeing the move as the political repercussions of rivalry between Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and JP Agarwal.
It was indicated in the meeting of state Congress chiefs where both Sheila Dikshit and JP Agarwal indulged into the verbal spat in the presence of party vice-president Rahul Gandhi.

DPCC chief alleged that Chief Minister don’t apprise the state unit of the government policies. In a counter attack on JP Agarwal, Sheila Dikshit said that she is not being taken into confidence during the appointment of party office bearers in the national capital.

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