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Assault Case: Delhi HC Suspends AAP MLA Somnath Bharti's 2-Year Jail Term

Mar 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Somnath Bharti had approached the Delhi High Court on Wednesday challenging his conviction and a two-year sentence in a case of assault on AIIMS security staff.

Assault Case: AAP MLA Somnath Bharti Moves Delhi HC Challenging Two-Year Jail Term

Mar 24, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti was sent to jail on Tuesday after a Delhi trial court convicted him for assaulting an AIIMS staffer in 2016

Delhi Court Grants Bail To AAP MLA Somnath Bharti And Suspends His Two-Year Jail Term

The FIR was registered on the basis of a complaint field by R S Rawat, Chief Security Officer, AIIMS.

AAP MLA Somnath Bharati Arrested After Ink Attack On Him

Jan 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Somnath Bharti was arrested for criminal intimidation and promoting enmity between groups, police said.

'Somnath Bharti, Wife Living Happily Together': Delhi HC Quashes Domestic Violence Case

Justice Chander Shekhar allowed Bharti's plea to quash the criminal case after noting that Bharti and his wife Lipika Mitra are living happily together.

20 April, 2019

AAP Kerala Unit Announces Support to Congress, Party's Central Leadership Cracks The Whip

Preetha Nair

An AAP leader, on condition of anonymity told Outlook that the state leadership wouldn’t have made such a pact with Congress without the blessings of Somnath Bharti, who is in-charge of Kerala.

17 July, 2018

Khirki Extension Raid: Molestation Charge Framed Against Somnath Bharti

Outlook Web Bureau

Additional chief metropolitan magistrate Samar Vishal passed the directions after the AAP politician and others pleaded not guilty and said they will face trial.

23 February, 2018

Want To Settle Dispute With Wife Through Mediation, Somnath Bharti Tells HC

Outlook Web Bureau

Bharti has moved the application in a pending plea filed by his wife against the trial court's October 7, 2015 order granting bail to him in the domestic violence case lodged by her.

18 September, 2015

It’s A Dog’s Life

Dilip Bobb

Delhi Police's Interrogation Report on Don, the Labrador. translated from dog-speak

23 January, 2014

Rulers As Rebels

Uttam Sengupta

Kejriwal ko politics aatii hai. His Aam Aadmi Party clearly wants to occupy the space of both rulers and rebels.

22 January, 2014

'Diffuse The Ugly Racism'

Peoples Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL)

A group of concerned citizens write an open letter to the Delhi Chief Minister demanding that Somnath Bharti be removed from his position as Law Minister immediately

21 January, 2014

Dear Shri Arvind Kejriwal...

All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA)

Women's groups write to the Delhi Chief Minister pointing out that it is " a great disservice to women’s rights to penalise Police officers who refuse to act in accordance with inflamed prejudices of the public or political leaders"

20 January, 2014

The Savage Greed of The Civilized

Shuddhabrata Sengupta

AAP, moral posturing and ordinary racism

17 January, 2014

Xenophobia, Racism And Vigilantism

Aditya Nigam

The bizarre drama yesterday, involving one of the Aam Aadmi Party ministers, Somnath Bharti, should make the AAP leadership sit up and think.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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