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AAP MP files complaint against BJP's Manoj Tiwari

IANS  |  New Delhi 

member N.on Friday filed a written complaint with the police against BJP's on charges of inciting violence at the inauguration of the here.

A government said the complaint was filed following the Police's failure to register an FIR against for putting the lives of Minister and his deputy at risk.

"The complaint has been filed by Gupta as an eyewitness following the refusal of and officers to file a police complaint despite cognizable offences having been committed in front of them," the said.

Ahead of the inauguration of the on November 4, BJP and (AAP) activists clashed, with attacking workers and reportedly punching a who intervened.

The alleged that bottles were flung at the stage where Kejriwal and Sisodia were seated.

"The police was duty bound to register an FIR against Tiwari and his hoodlums who committed this serious cognizable offence against police officers on duty ... but did not," said Gupta in his complaint to the

He requested the to register an FIR and provide a written copy.

Gupta was accompanied by AAP's South Delhi in-charge Raghav Chadha and MLA to the headquarters to file the complaint.

Tiwari had on Tuesday lodged a complaint against Kejriwal and AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan over the attack on him at the inauguration of the

The same day, AAP member wrote to the Police Commissioner: "There is a video and pictorial evidence of Tiwari having held DCP Northeast by his collar in full public view...

"Why is Delhi Police silent even after 48 hours of this serious crime having been committed against its own " he questioned.

Singh said he will raise this issue in Parliament during the coming Winter Session.



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First Published: Fri, November 09 2018. 16:24 IST