Former Delhi MLA Jarnail Singh passes away
Jarnail Singh, who was a member of the Aam Party Party (AAP), was an MLA representing the Rajouri Garden constituency from 2015-2017.
May 14, 2021 / 11:20 AM IST
Former Delhi MLA member Jairnal Singh passed away on May 14 at the age of 48.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal expressed his condolences.
"Deeply saddened by the untimely demise of former Delhi MLA Sh Jarnail Singh ji. May God bless his soul. He will always be fondly remembered for his contributions to society," Kejriwal tweeted.
"The news about the demise of Jarnail Singh, a former colleague in Delhi Assembly is extremely sad. A voice which fought for justice for the families of the victims of 1984 genocide has left us," Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia tweeted in Hindi.
Singh, who was a member of the Aam Party Party (AAP), was an MLA representing the Rajouri Garden constituency from 2015-2017.
He was suspended from the party in 2020 for sharing a Facebook post which allegedly disrespected Hindu goddesses.
In 2019, Singh gained attention when he threw a shoe at the then Home Minister P Chidambaram during a press conference.