New Delhi, June 25 -- The Aam Admi Party (AAP) Monday urged the Union home ministry to chair a meeting with Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi police commissioner and other senior officials to find a solution to the rising crime in the capital.

The law and order situation was raised in Parliament by AAP Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh who said Delhi is emerging as the "crime capital" of the country and that the MHA should convene a meeting "immediately" to discuss the matter. Law and order, land and police come under the Centre's jurisdiction and are administered through the lieutenant-governor.

Kejriwal also spoke on the issue on the sidelines of a function and said "politics needs to be set aside" and that his government was re...