The Hush Post: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Badal and some of his SAD(B) activists have been booked for thrashing a Congress worker.
The incident happened during the Zila Parishad and Panchayat Samiti polls. The voting for these elections took place yesterday, September 19, 2018. They were booked under Sections 341, 323, 506, 422, 148 and 149 of IPC.
The case was registered on the complaint of one Jatinderpal Singh. Singh alleged that he was thrashed by the Akali workers. At the time of the incident, the SAD president was also present at village Killianwali in the Lambi Assembly constituency. As per the complaint, former Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal was in the vicinity when the attack took place.
Yesterday, polls were held for Zila Parishad and Panchayat Samitis across Punjab. The results will be announced on September 22.