Press Reporter News Service
Ludhiana, August 8
Lok Insaaf Get together chief Gagandeep Singh alias Sunny Kainth claimed some Congress staff attacked him and his get together staff close to Ludhiana Member of Parliament Ravneet Singh Bittu’s residence on Saturday.
Kainth claimed he and his get together staff went to Bittu’s home with some cash that folks at Bharat Nagar Chowk had donated to assist buy a ventilator at Ludhiana Civil Hospital when Congress staff got here out from Ravneet Bittu’s home to assault them within the presence of some policemen.
He claimed that his “attackers” threw down his turban.
“Once we went to satisfy MP Bittu, we have been attacked. An SHO had earlier mentioned solely 5 folks ought to go to Bittu’s residence, however once we went there, a whole lot of Congressmen had already gathered. We would like an FIR to be registered in opposition to the attackers and demand that SHO be suspended,” he mentioned.
Kainth and his get together colleagues then went to workplace of the police commissioner to complain. LIP MLA Balwinder Singh Bains, who joined them on the commissioner’s workplace, mentioned: “Our partymen wished to ask Ravneet Bittu to buy a ventilator for the civil hospital from the cash collected on condition that Ludhiana has been seeing a speedy rise in coronavirus instances. However the staff was attacked by Congressmen. They tossed down turbans and tore garments of Sunny Kainth and different staff. It is a homicide of democracy. Motion ought to be taken in opposition to the attackers and the SHO who supported the attackers have to be suspended.”
On his half, Bittu mentioned that he was not in Ludhiana a cited a knee damage.
“I had no info that LIP get together males wished to satisfy me at present. I realized that every one what occurred at present is because of private outdated rivalry between Sunny Kainth and some youth congress staff. Kainth was beforehand related to youth congress. A video has additionally gone viral during which a LIP employee can be seen attacking Congressmen. No person has proper to assault on anybody. Every time I return to metropolis, I’ll go to Sunny Kainth’s residence and meet him and likewise take heed to their recommendations,” he mentioned.
Gernail Singh, SHO at Division quantity Eight police station, mentioned the 2 events have filed cross complaints.
“We’re going to lodge FIR in opposition to each events for conflict and violating guidelines about COVID-19 pandemic,” he mentioned.
On being requested about LIP’s allegations, he mentioned: “Cops had requested the LIP staff to handover memorandum to them as MP Ravneet Singh Bittu was not out there at present. In the meantime, LIP and Congressmen began arguing one another they usually clashed”.