Delhi’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is again struck by a controversy as their legislator Somnath Bharti was once again arrested on September 22, this time for damaging AIIMS property and misbehaving with its guards.
FLASH: AAP MLA Somnath Bharti has been arrested by Police for assaulting AIIMS’ security guards. — ANI (@ANI_news) September 22, 2016
FLASH: AAP MLA Somnath Bharti has been arrested by Police for assaulting AIIMS’ security guards.
— ANI (@ANI_news) September 22, 2016
The Delhi Police registered a FIR against Bharti and his supporters on September 11 and that the complaint was filed by All India Institute of Medical Sciences’ (AIIMS) Chief Security Officer R.S. Rawat.
He further alleged that Bharti even gave permission to unauthorised persons with JCB machines to get access inside AIIMS and then misbehaved with security personnel there.
Following Rawat’s complain, Bharti has been booked under Sections 147 (rioting), 148 (rioting, armed with deadly weapons), 186 (obstructing public servant), 353 (assault or criminal force to deter public servant) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act.