New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday claimed unidentified men on Tuesday night opened fire on the convoy of its MLA-elect Naresh Yadav. The party said the volunteer of the Aam Aadmi Party, Ashok Maan was shot dead.
Naresh Yadav was returning from Baba Laturia Mandir following his win in the assembly election. The MLA Naresh Yadav escaped unhurt. There are several reports claiming that there were three people involved in the firing and one has been detained.
AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh told IANS that on late Tuesday night, Yadav was attacked when he was returning from temple and he further added his statement to his micro blogging webiste in which he critised Delhi’s law and order situation.
“The convoy of Yadav was attacked. Unidentified men opened fire at the convoy when Yadav was returning from the temple after results. A party volunteer Ashok has been killed,” Singh told IANS.
मेहरौली विधायक नरेश यादव के क़ाफ़िले पर हमला अशोक मान की सरेआम हत्या ये है दिल्ली में क़ानून का राज, मंदिर से दर्शन करके लौट रहे थे नरेश यादव
— Sanjay Singh AAP (@SanjayAzadSln) February 11, 2020
Singh said the a party volunteer was injured following the attack. He blamed the law and order situation in Delhi for the incident.
The AAP swept the Delhi Assembly elections as it bagged 62 of 70 seats here.