A court in Punjab’s Mohali has issued a fresh arrest warrant towards BJP chief Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga in reference to a case registered final month. The improvement comes a day after high-level drama on Bagga’s arrest over a tweet towards Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. The arrest noticed a cat and mouse sport between the police division of Punjab, Delhi and Haryana.
While the Punjab police arrested Bagga, allegedly with out taking the consent of native police, from Delhi; Bagga’s household filed a kidnapping criticism towards Punjab cops. Delhi police contacted Haryana police within the matter, that in response, stopped the Punjab police crew mid-way. The Haryana Police handed over Bagga to Delhi police, and finally, Bagga was launched by the night.
“Whereas Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga, s/o Pritpal Singh, r/o B-1/170, Janak Puri New Delhi stands charged with the offence punishable U/Sec 153-A, 505, 505 (2), 506 IPC. You are hereby directed to arrest the mentioned Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga and to provide him earlier than me,” Judicial Magistrate Ravtesh Inderjit Singh mentioned within the order.
The BJP claimed that Bagga was arrested over political vendetta. However, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) defended Punjab Police’s actions and claimed that Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga was arrested from Delhi for attempting to stoke communal stress and violence in Punjab.
Addressing a press convention, AAP chief spokesperson Saurabh Bharadwaj mentioned that the Punjab Police registered a case towards Bagga final month after the BJP chief, by means of his social media posts, “tried to create communal stress and incite violence within the state”.
Though Bharadwaj referred to the clashes in Patiala on April 29, the Punjab Police mentioned it arrested the Delhi BJP spokesperson from his residence within the nationwide capital in reference to a case registered in Mohali on April 1. The April 1 FIR referred to Bagga’s remarks on March 30, when he was a part of a BJP youth wing protest outdoors the Delhi chief minister’s residence.