Congress leader Pawan Khera was arrested at Delhi airport today. Pawan Kheda was sitting on a flight from Delhi to Raipur. Only then he was stopped from going to Raipur. The Congress has linked this matter to the Congress session in Chhattisgarh.
New Delhi: A big decision has come on Congress spokesperson Pawan Kheda. The Supreme Court has given interim bail to Pawan Kheda giving great relief. The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the UP Police and the Assam Police to file an FIR together in this matter. The court has said that the cases registered against Kheda in different states should be clubbed in one place. Along with this, the court has stayed the arrest of Kheda till Tuesday.
After getting anticipatory bail, Pawan Kheda will now take a flight at 6.30 am to participate in the Congress session being held in Chhattisgarh. Randeep Surjewala has left for Raipur. Earlier today, Pawan Khera was stopped from boarding the flight at Delhi airport after the Assam Police requested him to stop. Delhi Police gave this information. Congress leader Pawan Khera has been arrested at Delhi airport.
Delhi Police claims that this action was taken on the appeal of Assam Police under the rules. It is being told that Pawan Kheda was sitting on the flight from Delhi to Raipur. Only then he was stopped from going to Raipur. The Congress has linked this matter to the Congress session in Chhattisgarh. At the same time, the Congress leader had reached the Supreme Court against the arrest of Pawan Kheda.
Pawan Kheda's arrest was stayed, Singhvi said in the Supreme Court
A hearing was held in the Supreme Court regarding Pawan Khera's arrest at Delhi airport. Abhishek Manu Singhvi said that the arrest of Pawan Kheda should stay. There are FIRs against Pawan Kheda in three cities. That's why we have come to the Supreme Court.
Congress leader Pawan Kheda was arrested at Delhi airport. Delhi Police claims that this action has been taken on the appeal of Assam Police under the rules. It is being told that Pawan Kheda was sitting on the flight from Delhi to Raipur. Only then he was stopped from going to Raipur. The Congress has linked this matter to the Congress session in Chhattisgarh. Pawan Kheda told about this that 'I was told the problem regarding the goods'.
The Congress alleges in this matter that there is an attempt to sabotage the national convention to be held in Raipur. Congress spokesperson Pawan Kheda had also recently commented against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. BJP has filed a complaint against him regarding this. On the other hand, in protest against the arrest of Pawan Kheda, the Congress leaders accompanying him sat on a dharna at the airport. The Congress called it the dictatorship of the Modi government.
Gehlot condemned Pawan Khera for being taken off the plane
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has condemned the incident in which Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera was offloaded from a plane in Delhi and termed it as an outburst of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Gehlot tweeted on Thursday, 'Senior Congress leader Pawan Kheda, who was going to participate in the Raipur Congress session from Delhi, was taken off the flight by the Assam Police. What was the emergency that the Assam Police came to Delhi and did this?' This is condemnable.
This is called an emergency - Sanjay Raut
Shiv Sena Uddhav faction MP Sanjay Raut said that Pawan Kheda has been arrested for making big news. Not only the voice of the opponents but efforts are also being made to stifle them. He said this is called an emergency. I believe that restraint should be exercised in making statements against the President and the Prime Minister. But sometimes the tongue slips. But I have heard that Pawan Kheda had apologized, and still, he is being arrested.
Democracy has become Hitlershahi: Mallikarjun Kharge
In the matter of Pawan Kheda being arrested at the airport, Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge said that 'if the opposition raises issues in Parliament, notice is given'. ED raids are conducted on our leaders of Chhattisgarh before the General Assembly. Today the media chairman was forcibly taken off the plane and arrested. The Modi government has turned India's democracy into a Hitlership. We strongly condemn this dictatorship.