Police file charge-sheet against former MP’s son Ashish Pandey
The Delhi Police on Thursday filed a chargesheet against former BSP MPs son Ashish Pandey, who was arrested for brandishing gun in a hotel here
New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Thursday filed a charge-sheet against former BSP MP's son Ashish Pandey, who was arrested for brandishing gun in a hotel here.
Court sources said that in the charge-sheet, Pandey has been accused of intimidating a man and his woman friend with a pistol in his hand.
Police have said that a case under the Arms Act is made out against the accused, who brandished pistol at a hotel. The court has put up the final report for consideration on Friday.
Pandey had allegedly brandished a pistol at guests of a five-star hotel threatening them in the foyer, a video of which went viral on the social media.
The charge-sheet was filed under sections 25 and 27 of the Arms Act and sections 341 (punishment for wrongful restraint) and 506 (punishment for criminal intimidation) of the Indian Penal Code. If convicted, Pandey may be awarded maximum seven years jail term.
Ashish is currently in judicial custody. A plea was filed by Delhi Police which had registered an FIR on the complaint of the assistant security manager of The Hyatt Regency alleging that one person took put a pistol in the porch of the hotel after a tiff with a guest.