New Delhi: A cheating case has been registered against Shiromani Akali Dal leader and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjinder Singh Sirsa by the Delhi Police’s Economic Offences Wing (EOW), officials said on Friday.Also Read - Delhi Police Arrests Man For Molesting JNU Scholar in Campus

According to reports, a Delhi court had in November last year directed the EOW to register an FIR against Sirsa for alleged misappropriation of funds during his tenure as the secretary general of the DSGMC. Also Read - Punjab Election 2022: BJP Releases List of Candidates, Check Names Announced so Far

The case was registered against Sirsa and others under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code on Thursday in connection with the cheating related to the DSGMC, the police said. Also Read - Republic Day: Delhi Police Issues Travel Advisory For Parade Dress Rehearsal On Jan 22, 23. Details Here

An investigation is underway, they said.

Further details are awaited.

(With inputs from PTI)