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Delhi Chief Secretary ‘assault’: AAP MLA Amantullah Khan surrenders

SNS | New Delhi |

Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Amanatullah Khan reached the Jamia Nagar Police Station on Wednesday to surrender in connection with the alleged assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs.

On his way to the police station, he told reporters that he has not done anything wrong.

According to a report in the Indian Express, DCP Madhur Verma has said that Amanatullah Khan was detained at Jamia Nagar Police Station at around 11.30 am in connection with the investigation of case regarding assault on Chief Secretary.

In other developments, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal’s adviser VK Jain was on Wednesday questioned by Delhi Police.

This came just hours after AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal was arrested by the police on Tuesday night in connection with the alleged assault.

Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police Harendra Kumar Singh told IANS that Jain was being questioned at the Civil Lines Police Station.

On Tuesday, Prakash had alleged that he was beaten up by Aam Aadmi Party MLA Amanatullah Khan and his colleague in front of Kejriwal at the Chief Minister’s residence on Monday midnight, where he was called for a meeting.

The Chief Minister’s advisor was present at the time of the incident, according to Prakash’s police complaint.

(With agency inputs)