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AAP MP apologises unconditionally to Lok Sabha panel

IANS  |  New Delhi 

MP Bhagwant Mann, whose act of putting up on video footage of was being probed by a committee, has apologised unconditionally after being found guilty, said a panel member on Tuesday.

"He (Mann) has been found guilty. For the past six months, Mann has been dragging Prime Minister Narendra Modi into the controversy. He has apologised unconditionlly now," panel Chairman Kirit Somaiya told IANS.

The committee will discuss the matter on Wednesday with Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and decide the quantum of punishment, Somaiya added.

Speaker Mahajan had set up a panel on July 25 to probe the alleged breach of security by the (AAP) leader, who on July 21 posted on Facebook a video footage of his journey from home to House.

Besides Somaiya, other members of the nine-member panel are Meenakshi Lekhi, Satyapal Singh, Anandrao Adsul, B. Mahtab, Ratna De, Thota Narasimham, K.C. Venugopal and P. Venugopal.

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First Published: Tue, November 29 2016. 20:06 IST
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