Aam Aadmi Party MLA Akhilesh Pati Tripathi was attacked from Model Town Assembly seat on Friday night before polling in Delhi’s 70 assembly seats started on Saturday morning. Violence has also been reported between charges and counter-allegations in the Delhi Assembly elections 2020, the attack was so severe that he fainted on the spot. After which the injured AAP candidate has been admitted to a nearby hospital.
After the matter came to light, AAP leader Sanjay Singh has accused BJP for this. Sanjay Singh tweeted, “Model Town MLA Akhilesh Pati Tripathi has been attacked by BJP goons. The police is not taking any action, Election Commission should take cognizance of it and take action against goons.”
Voting has started for the Delhi Assembly elections 2020 from 8am today. The people of Delhi are deciding the future of Delhi in EVM today. Election officials have left no stone unturned to prepare for the 70-member Delhi Assembly elections to be held on Saturday and extra vigil is being taken at Shaheen Bagh and other sensitive polling stations in the national capital as well as tightening security arrangements.