Tuesday, January 25, 2022

AAP MLA Bandana Kumari’s husband in dock

A case has been registered against Kumar and Mishra at Shalimar Bagh police station.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi |
July 12, 2015 2:07:27 am
aap, aam aadmi party, bandana kumari, aam aadmi party news, aap news, arvind kejriwal, manish sisodia, school, school admission, delhi school admission, aap delhi school admission, delhi school, india news AAP MLA Bandana Kumari.

Delhi Police on Friday registered a case against the husband of AAP MLA Bandana Kumari for allegedly threatening a school principal while demanding admission for a student.

The MLA’s husband, Sajjan Kumar, and her personal assistant, Sanjay Mishra, on Wednesday allegedly threatened the principal of Sarvodaya Vidyalaya in Shalimar Bagh, Ranjeet Singh, if he did not admit the student.

READ: AAP MLA’s husband in spat with school principal

A case has been registered against Kumar and Mishra at Shalimar Bagh police station under Sections 186 (obstructing public servant in discharge of public functions), 506 (punishment for criminal intimidation), and 34 (acts done by several persons in furtherance of common intention) of the IPC.

After the incident, Singh on Wednesday wrote to the Education department stating that Kumar had called and questioned him on the delay in the student’s admission.

“I told him to come and meet me. I have the audio of the same. He then came to the school and started talking loudly… He did not listen to my point of view and threatened to get me terminated,” Singh said.

Confirming that a heated exchange had taken place between the two, Kumar said he approached the school after the student had asked for his wife’s reference letter for getting the admission. “The principal said he cannot admit a student based on an MLA’s letter. I went to the school to speak to him but he behaved very rudely,” Kumar said.

Start your day the best way
with the Express Morning Briefing

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest Delhi News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
X