Amritsar police arrested BJP General Secretary of Ajnala town Ashok Taneja on Wednesday for allegedly raping his daughter for the last seven years.
The BJP leader was arrested on the basis of a complaint lodged by his 24-year-old daughter at Ajnala police station on Thursday morning.
The victim was accompanied to the police station by her mother.
Police arrested Taneja after registering a case but admitted him to a local hospital after he complained of severe pain in his chest.
The BJP leader is still under observation at the hospital.