Aam Admi Party MLA arrested for assaulting woman
New Delhi: Almost a week after Dinesh Mohaniya was bailed out by a Delhi court, another Aam Admi Party (AAP) Member of Delhi Legislative Assembly (MLA), Prakash Jarwal, was arrested, on Friday, on charges of misbehaving with a woman.
The MLA has been booked under sections 354, 506, 509 and section 34 of Indian Penal Code (IPC).
Jarwal had been arrested earlier:
Jarwal was earlier arrested in May 2014, for allegedly thrashing a junior engineer of Delhi Jal Board.
What victim said:
The victim said that she had approached offices of Lt-Governor and Delhi Commissioner of Police before filing the FIR.
AAP blames Bhartiya Janata Party:
The AAP has accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of harassing them as they fear losing the upcoming Punjab Assembly polls.