A Delhi justice on Wednesday asked AAP’s Lok Sabha claimant from East Delhi, Atishi, to infer her area standi for filing a petition opposite her BJP opposition Gautam Gambhir for allegedly enrolling as a voter in dual Assembly segments.
Metropolitan Magistrate Viplav Dabas destined a AAP personality to record some-more papers to infer her area standi (the right to move an movement or to seem in a court) after her warn pronounced there was a “prima facie” box opposite Mr. Gambhir.
“How we are influenced by this? If he has committed any wrong, what’s your locus?” a justice asked.
‘Not authorised to vote’
Advocate Karuna Nundy, appearing for Ms. Atishi , told a justice that Mr. Gambhir was a “dead male walking. He is not authorised to opinion and will be unfit as a candidate”.
“Even if he wins, people of East Delhi should not be saddled with an MP who has no possibility of presence in a nearby future. Voters should not be done to suffer,” she told a court.
The justice has posted a matter for serve conference on May 6, 6 days before Delhi goes to polls. The plea, filed by disciple Mohd Irshad on Thursday, purported that Mr. Gambhir has enrolled “deliberately” and “illegally” as a voter in Karol Bagh and Rajinder Nagar Assembly segments.
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