Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Rituraj Govind from Nithari Village, Delhi was arrested by Delhi Police on November 6, after being detained on November 5.
AAP legislator Rituraj Govind. Twitter
Govind had got a permission to conduct the puja initially, but the permission was later withdrawn as the date of the puja had gotten nearer.
Following his detention, a FIR was lodged against Govind on November 6 and later arrested him.
Another AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya who was arrested by Delhi police earlier. Indian Express
AAP chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal had accused the Centre for this, and said they are “sending Delhiites to jail under false cases”.