New Delhi, Feb 21: The medical report of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash reportedly confirmed that he was indeed assaulted allegedly by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLAs. According to the medical report issued by the Aruna Asaf Ali Government Hospital, Anshu Prakash has cut marks and swelling on and near his face. Also Read - Arvind Kejriwal Blames BJP For Red Fort Violence, Says Farmers Can Be Anything But Anti-Nationals
The Delhi Chief Secretary had alleged that he was beaten up by AAP MLAs in front of Arvind Kejriwal at the Chief Minister’s residence on Monday midnight, where he was called for a meeting. There are ‘tenderness and mild swelling behind both ears’, said the medical report. Also Read - Delhi CM Kejriwal Still Has Full Z Plus Security Cover: Centre on AAP's Claim
The medical report also confirmed swelling on Anshu Prakash’s right cheek and bruise over lower lip and right side. Under the field: The kind of weapon used or poison suspected in case poisoning, the entry is “Blunt”. Earlier today, the Delhi Police questioned Arvind Kejriwal’s advisor V K Jain who, according to Anshu Prakash, was present at the time of the incident. Also Read - From COVID to Pollution, Delhi Govt Handled Issues Carefully: Kejriwal on 6-year Completion of AAP Govt
AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan today reached Jamia Nagar Police Station to surrender and added that he has not done anything wrong. This comes just hours after AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal was arrested by the police on Tuesday night in connection with the alleged assault.
On Tuesday, the Chief Secretary lodged a police complaint and alleged that he was manhandled at Arvind Kejriwal’s residence by AAP legislators. The allegation of the assault triggered a political storm in the national capital with the BJP demanding Kejriwal’s resignation and the Congress asking for the AAP chief’s apology.