24 July, New Delhi
Delhi police on Sunday arrested Aam Aadmi Party MLA Amanatullah Khan on charges of threatening a woman with rape and murder.
Police said Khan also tried to manipulate the evidences.
The woman had alleged that Khan instructed a young man to threaten her with rape and murder for politicising the issue of power cuts in the capital.
The woman had filed a case against the MLA on 20th of this month for allegedly threatening her with dire consequences.
A case was registered against the legislator under Sections 506 and 509 of the Indian Penal Code at the Jamia Nagar police station in South Delhi.