In jail for assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash, the Mandoli jail authorities told a Delhi court that there was no threat to AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan.
It need be mentioned that Khan is in judicial custody as of now.
Superintendent of Jail number 11 of north-east Delhi’s Mandoli, where Khan is presently undergoing 14-day custody, submitted its report before Metropolitan Magistrate Shefali Barnala Tandon.
This after the court’s order seeking its reply on the legislator’s application alleging threat to life.
It said that when the Okhla MLA was asked about the application, he said he has no apprehension regarding his safety.
application was moved by Khan’s wife
on February 26 alleging that when she visited her husband, who is lodged in jail since February 22, he told her that he was beaten, threatened and harassed by inmates.
He had also claimed then that he was terrified that he may be killed in custody, the plea had said, seeking that he be shifted from Mandoli jail.
The MLA was arrested on February 20 in connection with the alleged assault.