In Drama Around BJP’s Tajinder Bagga’s Arrest, A Curious Gap In Timeline – What We Know!

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Tajinder Bagga was arrested from his Delhi house at 5 am yesterday. PTI

New Delhi:

Did Haryana Police cease the Punjab Police group taking BJP chief Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga to Mohali even earlier than Delhi Police registered an FIR below costs of kidnapping?

A take a look at the timeline of Friday’s dramatic cat-and-mouse sport suggests so, elevating questions on whether or not authorized processes had been bypassed for political targets.

In response to Delhi Police, they acquired a criticism of kidnapping from Mr Bagga’s father at 12.35 pm yesterday and the FIR was registered at 12.41 pm. Thereafter, they moved the Dwarka court docket for a search warrant and alerted police in neighbouring Haryana.

“Discovered Further Solicitor Basic of India submits that in pursuant to registration of FIR No.327 dated 06.05.2022, as detailed above, on the occasion of Preetpal Singh Bagga, father of Tejinder Pal Singh Bagga, search warrant to impact look of stated Tejinder Pal Singh Bagga was obtained from Metropolitan Justice of the Peace, Delhi, and additional wi-fi message was flashed to intercept and hint the kidnapped particular person,” reads the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Court docket order.

Haryana Police have claimed that they stopped the car taking Mr Bagga to Mohali after receiving a message from Delhi Police.

Punjab Law enforcement officials have, nevertheless, claimed that they had been stopped by Haryana Police close to Kurukshetra round 11.30 am – an hour earlier than the criticism was registered.

The dramatic showdown that noticed three governments flexing their police arm began at 5 am yesterday when Mr Bagga was taken into custody from his Delhi house for a tweet concentrating on Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Get together chief (AAP) Arvind Kejriwal. The Punjab Police group on its strategy to Mohali was stopped at Kurukshetra by Haryana Police.

Quickly after, Delhi Law enforcement officials reached there and introduced Mr Bagga again, the BJP chief flashing the victory signal as he modified automobiles. Late final night time, a Delhi court docket requested Delhi Police to supply safety to the BJP chief who returned house to a grand welcome by social gathering supporters. His assertion will probably be recorded earlier than a Justice of the Peace Monday.

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has stated Haryana Police acted on an alert from their Delhi counterparts. “Since we had info from Delhi, it was our responsibility handy them over to Delhi Police. Amid this, they revealed their id that they’re from Punjab Police and are taking him (Bagga) with them. We did our work,” Mr Khattar informed information company ANI.

Leaders of AAP, which has these days been accused of utilizing Punjab Police to focus on political rivals and critics of Mr Kejriwal, have defended the motion towards Mr Bagga and stated the BJP chief was taken into custody after he refused to cooperate within the probe towards him and ignored 5 notices.

AAP’s MLA Atishi described Mr Bagga as a “goonda, lafanga, dangai (legal, idler and rioter). Get together spokesperson Saurabh Bhardwaj stated they’d collected details about Mr Bagga and that he used “obscene, poisonous and hateful language” on social media. Mr Bhardwaj harassed that “there isn’t any vendetta” behind the police motion.

Chatting with ANI this morning, Mr Bagga alleged that the Punjab Police group didn’t present him any warrant earlier than selecting him up. “When practically eight folks picked me up, I informed them to let me tie my turban. They didn’t give me the possibility to put on the turban and slippers. I used to be thrown into the car. I used to be kidnapped by the Punjab police. The native police had been additionally not knowledgeable. Practically 50 policemen got here as they do it with a terrorist,” he stated.

“Practically 10 police automobiles had come which might be seen within the CCTV footage. It’s an try and ship a message that whosoever speaks towards Arvind Kejriwal could be tagged the most important terrorist and won’t be spared,” stated Mr Bagga.