The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) East Delhi candidate Atishi has filed a criminal complaint at Tis Hazari court in Delhi alleging her opponent and cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir who is the East Delhi candidate of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for possession of two Voter IDs on Friday.
Atishi has filed in her complaint, the former cricketer having two voter IDs from Karolbagh and Rajinder Nagar constituency in Delhi.
She has alleged Gambhir of hiding this fact to the returning officer while filing his nomination which “is punishable under Sec 125A of the Representation of the People Act with upto 6 months jail time.”
The AAP East Delhi candidate has also posted photos of Gambhir’s name in both Karolbagh and Rajinder Nagar constituencies on her twitter.
Meanwhile, AAP has released a statement on Gambhir’s disqualification from contesting the elections or a possible jail term in this matter.