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FIR Filed Against BJP’s Kapil Mishra For Communal Tweet

Delhi Police on Friday lodged an FIR against Kapil Mishra - the BJP candidate from Model Town seat for Delhi assembly polls - in connection with his controversial in which he likened the election in the city to an India versus Pakistan contest. The FIR was filed after Delhi Chief Election Officer (CEO) Ranbir Singh wrote to police asking to register the case under the Representation of People’s Act. The FIR has been lodged at the Model Town Police Station under Section 125 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951. In the meantime, anti-CAA protests continue at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh. Watch full bulletin. 

Updated : 25 January 2020, 10:01 AM