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Somnath Bharti


In Delhi's Malviya Nagar, MLA Somnath’s approachability gives AAP the edge

January 29, 2020 3:28 am

It is this reputation of Bharti’s — of being a people’s person who gets work done — that is likely to be the biggest challenge for both BJP’s Shailender Singh Monty and Congress’ Neetu Verma Soin, contesting from the Malviya Nagar assembly constituency.

Delhi: MLA will soon help plug household leaks

August 14, 2019 2:01 am

The project follows a model developed by water conservationist and National Award winning author Aabid Surti, who was also present at the event.

Domestic violence FIR against Somnath Bharti quashed

May 08, 2019 12:54 am

This comes two weeks after a Delhi court discharged him of offences under IPC sections 307 (attempt to murder) and 315 (act done with intent to prevent child being born alive or to cause it to die after birth).

Delhi High Court quashes domestic violence case against AAP leader Somnath Bharti

May 07, 2019 1:09 pm

Bharti's wife Lipika had accused him of domestic violence in 2015, alleging him of unleashing his pet dog on her during her pregnancy and even trying to murder her.

FIR against Somnath Bharti after scrap with news anchor

November 22, 2018 12:40 am

Bharti, however, claimed that his voice was doctored. “My face is not visible in the debate. I spoke to her over the phone. My voice has been altered and parts of my arguments have been edited to make it sound hurtful,” he claimed.

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti booked for "hurling abuses" at woman scribe

November 21, 2018 6:15 pm

In her complaint, the anchor of the Hindi news channel told police that Bharti, during a TV show called her a “BJP's agent” and asked her “to become a prostitute,” the official said.

Frame charges against Somnath Bharti for assault on African student: Delhi court

September 27, 2018 2:32 am

Somnath Bharti is already facing trial in connection with the January 2014 midnight raid at Khirki Extension, in which the court had framed molestation charges against him for allegedly assaulting Ugandan women.

Somnath Bharti to face trial over 2014 Khirki extension raid: Delhi court

July 17, 2018 5:43 pm

Nine women from African nations, in their statements to the magistrate, alleged that a mob led by Bharti barged into their residence and assaulted and abused them, making derogatory remarks.

Somnath Bharti's dog, who was accused of biting his wife, is dead

July 16, 2018 8:03 pm

Somnath Bharti's pet labrador Don hit the headlines in 2015 after Bharti's wife Lipika alleged that the AAP leader had unleashed his pet on her during pregnancy and even slit her wrist with a kitchen knife.

Man’s shooting takes political turn after Somnath Bharti's tweet

May 15, 2018 2:17 am

Bharti also claimed that the “entire market was in shock” and “to combat such incidents, we need installation of CCTV cameras”. AAP has been pushing for its CCTV project in the city.


AAP MLA Somnath Bharti arrested, sent to two-day custody

September 29, 2015 6:01 pm

AAP MLA Somnath Bharti was arrested in New Delhi early today, hours after he surrendered in connection with the attempt to murder and domestic violence case filed by his wife.

How Somnath Bharti's midnight raid changes the face of Khirki Extension

January 23, 2019 11:07 am

Somnath Bharti’s midnight raid here may fade but with the cracks it has left.


Bassi loyal to ‘khaki’ worn by RSS workers: AAP

February 19, 2016 8:17 am

New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Taking a jibe at B.S. Bassi over the ongoing JNU controversy, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti on Friday alleged it seems that the Delhi Police Commissioner is loyal to the 'Khaki' pants worn by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) workers. He said the Delhi Police is taking haphazard action. When Bassi talks about the 'khaki', it is not clear whether he is talking about the policemen, who wear the 'khaki' uniform or the 'Khaki' pants which the RSS workers wear.

Lipika Mitra's lawyer challenged the bail application in HC

December 22, 2015 12:26 pm

New Delhi, Dec 01 (ANI): Lipika Mitra's lawyer, Rahul Kumar, said they have challenged the bail application moved by her estranged husband Somnath Bharti in the high court on many grounds. He said that by considering all aspects of the matter, the court has issued a notice to Somnath Bharti. He added that the evidences provided by them had been completely overlooked in court.