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Nitin Gadkari, Farooq Abdullah threaten to sue Kejriwal for calling them corrupt

Aam Aadmi Party convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's latest stunt of announcing a list of most corrupt politicians has not gone down well with those named in the list.

Union Minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah, who is among those in the list, today said he will approach court and give "answer" to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for mentioning his name in his list of "corrupt" politicians.

"I am happy that my name figured in the list. I will go to the court and answer... I will ask him (Kejriwal) also,"Abdullah told reporters.

Another leader named in the list, former BJP president Nitin Gadkari on Friday sought an apology from Kejriwal for calling him corrupt.

Gadkari has asked Kejriwal to apologise within three days.

Gadkari has also threatened to sue the AAP chief if he fails to apologise within 3 days.

Kejriwal's list included Rahul Gandhi, Suresh Kalmadi, Nitin Gadkari, Sushilkumar Shinde, BS Yeddyurappa, Kapil Sibal, Mulayam Singh, Kamal Nath, Veerappa Moily, Ananth Kumar, Anurag Thakur, Sharad Pawar, Praful Patel, P Chidambaram, Alagari, Kanimozhi, A Raja, Tarun Gogoi, Mayawati, Naveen Jindal.