BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, Others Organise His Birthday Event; Booked For Violating COVID Guidelines

The action was taken after the police investigation on the orders of the Deputy District Magistrate.

Published: January 13, 2022 7:19 AM IST

By India.com News Desk | Edited by Kritika Bansal

Sakshi Maharaj. (File Photo Courtesy: IANS)
Sakshi Maharaj. (File Photo Courtesy: IANS)

Rishikesh (Uttarakhand): Religious leader and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Sakshi Maharaj was booked along with dozens of other people for organising his birthday bash and violating COVID-19 guidelines amid a fresh surge in infections.

Also Read:

The case has been registered against 40 to 50 persons, including the Unnao MP, who allegedly organised a program on the occasion of his birthday at Bhagwan Bhawan Ashram on Railway Road, Rishikesh, for violating Section 144 and COVID-19 guidelines, said Deputy District Magistrate Apoorva Pandey on Wednesday.

“A case has been registered against 40 to 50 persons, including BJP MP from Unnao Sakshi Maharaj, who organized a program on his birthday at Bhagwan Bhawan Ashram on Railway Road, Rishikesh, for violating Section 144, COVID guidelines,” said Pandey.

The action was taken after the police investigation on the orders of the Deputy District Magistrate.

For breaking news and live news updates, like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram. Read more on Latest India News on India.com.

Topics

Published Date: January 13, 2022 7:19 AM IST