Punjab Politics: Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann appeared in the district court in an old case related to protest in Chandigarh. This matter related to CM Bhagwant Mann is dated 10 January 2020.
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann reached Chandigarh District Court on Saturday. The district court had issued directions to him to appear in the court on the last date. Former Advocate General of Punjab Anmol Ratan Singh Sidhu was present with CM Bhagwant Mann. During this, former Special Prosecutor Pratham Sethi was also present during the court proceedings. In the court, CM Bhagwant Mann was given a copy of the charge sheet, after which he left the court.
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In fact, CM Bhagwant Mann appeared in the district court in an old case related to protest in Chandigarh. This case related to CM Bhagwant Mann dates back to 10 January 2020, when the Chandigarh Police had registered a case in front of the MLA hostel here for protesting against the hike in electricity rates. A case was registered against Aam Aadmi Party President of Punjab and then Sangrur MP and now CM Bhagwant Mann and seven party MLAs for obstructing police work, assault.
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Bhagwant Mann was leading the protest
After the protest, the party had issued a statement claiming that around two dozen of its workers, including MLA Aman Arora, were injured. Two of them had to be admitted to a hospital in Chandigarh. Bhagwant Mann was leading your protest. Party MLAs Harpal Singh Cheema, Kultar Singh Sandhwan, Manjit Singh Bilaspur, Baldev Singh, Meet Haier, Baljinder Kaur and other leaders were present. Let us inform that Punjab had increased the electricity rates for domestic consumers by 36 paise per unit with effect from January 1, 2020. At that time Captain Amarinder Singh was the Chief Minister of the Congress government. Aam Aadmi Party MLAs and other workers had demonstrated against the Congress government in Chandigarh.
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In this case, the Chandigarh Police has filed a charge sheet under sections 147, 149, 332 and 353. Let us tell you that Punjab had increased the electricity rates for domestic consumers by 36 paise per unit with effect from January 1, 2020. At that time there was a Congress government in the state and Captain Amarinder Singh was the Chief Minister. Aam Aadmi Party MLAs, including other workers, demonstrated in Chandigarh against the Congress government.
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