Accusing that the police commissioner (CP) was engaged on the instructions of Congress member of parliament (MP) Ravneet Singh Bittu, the members of the Lok Insaaf Social gathering (LIP) held a protest outdoors CP workplace on Tuesday, searching for addition of applicable sections of the IPC to the FIR registered in opposition to Congress leaders for allegedly attacking the LIP leaders outdoors the MP’s home on August 8.
Heavy police have been deployed outdoors the CP workplace, which is anyway closed until August 13. An effigy of MP Bittu was additionally burned.
Lambasting the police division for supporting Congress, LIP president and MLA Simarjeet Singh Bains introduced that they may protest outdoors the home of CM Captain Amarinder Singh and interim chief of Congress, Sonia Gandhi, if applicable motion was not taken.
“A video of all the incident went viral and it’s clear that Congressman attacked LIP staff led by in-charge of Gill constituency, Gagandeep Singh (Sunny) Kainth, and tossed their turbans, whereas they went to protest outdoors the home of the MP searching for set up of ventilators on the civil hospital. However the police haven’t added the sections of injuring non secular sentiments even when the turbans of LIP leaders have been tossed. Even derogatory remarks have been handed on the caste of LIP chief Sunny Kainth. Reasonably the police registered a cross FIR in opposition to the LIP leaders,” stated Bains.
Bains additionally alleged that the SHO of division quantity 8, Jarnail Singh, labored in cahoots with Congress. The SHO had refuted the allegations.
MP REFUTES ALLEGATIONS
In the meantime, MP Bittu refuted the allegations and as an alternative alleged that the LIP staff had conspired to assault Congressmen. “I used to be not within the metropolis that day and didn’t even know that LIP was coming for a protest. In a video that went viral, an LIP employee may very well be seen with a kirpan in his fingers. The police needed to take motion as per legislation.”
The police had registered a cross FIR after Congressmen allegedly attacked the LIP leaders outdoors the home of MP Bittu on August Eight and each the events entered right into a brawl. The FIRs have been lodged below Part 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant), 269 (more likely to unfold the an infection), 323 ( voluntarily inflicting harm), 324 (inflicting harm by harmful weapons or means), 148 (rioting, armed with lethal weapon) and 149 (illegal meeting) of the Indian Penal Code.
Former district president of Youth Congress, Rajiv Raja, Congress supporter Abbas Raja amongst others have been booked on the criticism of Kainth. Sunny Kainth and others have been booked on the criticism of Congress supporter Tarwinder Singh. The LIP had introduced that the occasion will protest outdoors CP workplace if sections weren’t added within the FIR in opposition to Congress leaders until Tuesday.
Regardless of makes an attempt to succeed in CP Rakesh Agrawal and ADCP Sameer Verma, they weren’t accessible for feedback.
SHO, division quantity 5, Richa Rani stated, “An FIR has been registered in opposition to MLA Simarjeet Singh Bains, MLA Balwinder Singh Bains, Gagandeep Singh ‘Sunny’ Kainth amongst others below Part 188, 279 (rash driving or driving on a public method) of the IPC and Part 57 (penalty for contravention of any order concerning requisitioning) of the Catastrophe Administration Act.”
SOCIAL DISTANCING NORMS WENT FOR A TOSS
Social distancing went for a toss as lots of of protesters gathered outdoors the CP workplace on Tuesday. Even Bains was not sporting a masks.
CONGRESS ALSO SEEKS FIR FOR HURTING RELIGIOUS SENTIMENTS
In the meantime, the members of Youth Congress have additionally sought addition of Part 295A for hurting non secular sentiments within the FIR registered in opposition to LIP leaders on the criticism of Congress employee Talwinder Singh.