AAP Chief Jarnail Singh Suspended For Objectionable Put up Towards Hindu Gods


Jarnail Singh suspended from AAP’s major membership over his feedback on Hindu gods. (File)

New Delhi:

The Aam Aadmi Social gathering has suspended former Delhi legislator and distinguished Sikh face, Jarnail Singh, a day after an image with objectionable feedback in opposition to Hindi gods was posted from his Fb account. 

He deleted the submit after going through backlash on social media, and claimed that the picture was mistakenly revealed by his son throughout a web-based class.

“Aam Aadmi Social gathering is a secular get together and has no place within the get together of anybody who disrespects any faith. The Sikh group can be very unhappy together with his assertion as a result of such misfortune in opposition to any group can be in opposition to the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev Ji (sic),” the assertion added.

In an announcement, the AAP stated that the choice to droop Singh was taken within the assembly of the get together’s Political Affairs Committee.

The choice got here after Mr Singh posted a clarification on the social media.

“Yesterday, my little son had taken my cellphone for his on-line class. He posted a picture which I had deleted. I respect all of the names of God Ram, Gobind, Keshav, Sadashiv and comply with the ideas of Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib,” learn a tough translation of his assertion in Gurumukhi.

Mr Singh was elected an MLA from the Rajouri Backyard seat in 2015. He was later made to vacate the seat in order that he may contest the 2017 Punjab meeting polls from Lambi constituency in opposition to Parkash Singh Badal. 

Mr Singh has distanced himself from the Arvind Kejriwal-led get together after he misplaced to the Shiromani Akali Dal chief.

A former journalist who shot to fame in 2009 for throwing a shoe at former finance minister P Chidambaram for the Congress’s function within the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, he had criticised the AAP for speaking to the get together for a potential alliance forward of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

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