Another defamation case on Arvind Kejriwal for his goofup tweets
New Delhi: Goofup tweet by Arvind Kejriwal the Aam Aadmi Party leader has awarded him with another defamation case. The defamation case is made by a person named Ankit Bhardwaj. Don’t be confused by the name.
The man who attacked Kapil Mishra was also named as Ankit Bhardwaj, however this is another Ankit Bhardwaj with the same name and he is a BHP youth wing member. As per complaints by him Arvind Kejriwal allegedly shared his picture on social media and declared him of slapping Kapil Mishra on May 10.
Ankit Bhardwaj has filed a criminal defamation complaint against Arvind Kejriwal and against Sanjay Singh for allegedly declaring him as the person who slapped former water minister Kapil Mishra.
Ankit sent a notice to Arvind Kejriwal and Singh, seeking a public apology on May 13. He did not get any reply after which he filed a defamation case on Friday in a Delhi court.
Ankit in his complaint claimed that Sanjay Singh showd his facebook profile picture on different news channels and declared him as the accused who slapped Kapil Mishra.
If we recall, Kapil Mishra was attacked by a person named Ankit Bhardwaj, who further after the attack claimed to be an AAP party member and was angry at Kapil for levelling corruption charges on Arvind Kejriwal and Satyendra Jain. Later, Kejriwal and Sanjay Singh among others claimed that Ankit Bhardwaj who attacked Kapil was a BJYM leader, who wanted to malign Kejriwal image through the attack.