BSP Candidate Attacked in Delhi, Receives Minor Injuries 

BSP candidate Narayan Dutt Sharma, who was earlier with the AAP, was allegedly attacked by unidentified assailants

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Delhi legislator and BSP candidate Narayan Dutt Sharma, who was earlier with the AAP, was allegedly attacked with batons by three unidentified people in the early hours of Thursday, 6 February police said.

BSP candidate Narayan Dutt Sharma
BSP candidate Narayan Dutt Sharma
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Sharma, who is the legislator from Badarpur and is seeking re-election to the Delhi assembly as a Bahujan Samaj Party candidate, received minor injuries.

“The attack on Narayan Dutt Sharma is condemnable and shameful,” BSP chief Mayawati said on Twitter.

The incident took place around 1 am when he was returning to his home in Badarpur after a party meeting. Three men stopped his car and beat him up, a senior police official said.

The three accused are yet to be caught, he added

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