Congress candidate and former AAP MLA Alka Lamba on Saturday slapped an AAP worker at a polling booth after he allegedly misbehaved and allegedly made some lewd comments on her son, according to reports.
According to the reports, the Congress candidate attacked the Aam Aadmi Party worker in front of the polling booth in Majnu Ka Tila on Saturday, police officers present at the scene intervened as she raised a complaint with the officials.
In the video, it can be heard that the alleged AAP worker asks Alka Lamba who is the father of the ’22-year-old’ boy. At this point, Alka Lamba mouths expletives and slaps him.
It is being said that the AAP worker had abused Lamba’s son and hence, Lamba had slapped the worker.
#WATCH Delhi: Scuffle breaks out between AAP and Congress workers near Majnu ka Teela, Congress candidate Alka Lamba tries to slap an AAP worker. AAP leader Sanjay Singh has said the party will complain to Election Commission. #DelhiElections2020 (note: abusive language) pic.twitter.com/l5VriLUTkF
— ANI (@ANI) February 8, 2020
Meanwhile, following the incident, AAP leader Sanjay Singh has said the party will complain to Election Commission.
Congress candidate from the Chandni Chowk assembly constituency, Alka Lamba cast her vote at polling booth number 161 at Tagore Garden Extension. Alka Lamba is pitted against Prahlad Singh Sahni of Aam Aadmi Party and BJP’s Suman Gupta.
The Chandni Chowk MLA, had quit Aam Aadmi Party and CM Arvind Kejriwal after series of controversies. In 2020 Delhi assembly elections, Lamba is contesting from Chandni Chowk on a Congress ticket.