Prakash Jarwal: News

Prakash Jarwal is an Indian politician who is a member of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). He represents the Deoli constituency in the Delhi State Legislature, as of 2021. Previously, Jarwal worked in a multinational company as an assistant manager and later left his job to join the Anti-Corruption Movement. Following this, he joined AAP and became the youngest candidate of the party. Jarwal has sparked a lot of controversies throughout his political career. He was imprisoned for allegedly assaulting a junior engineer of the Delhi Jal Board. In 2017, Jarwal was booked for allegedly harassing and molesting a female member of the Rashtravadi Janata Party. He was again arrested the following year for assaulting Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Parekh at the residence of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Later, Jarwal was granted bail. In 2020, he was held responsible in connection with an alleged suicide case of a 52-year-old doctor. The doctor mentioned Jarwal’s name in the suicide note following which a case was registered against him on charges of abetment to suicide, criminal conspiracy, criminal intimidation, and extortion.

08 May 2020

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

Arrest warrant against AAP MLA named in doctor's suicide note

A Delhi court on Friday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against Prakash Jarwal, an MLA of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).

13 Aug 2018

Delhi Police

CS assault case: Kejriwal, Sisodia among 13 AAP MLAs charge-sheeted

The Delhi Police today filed its charge sheet before a court in Delhi in connection with the alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash in February in which Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his Deputy Manish Sisodia were named as accused.

18 May 2018

Delhi Police

Chief Secretary assault case: Six-member police team questions CM Kejriwal

A six-member team of the Delhi Police has begun questioning the Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his office in connection with the alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash in February.

19 Mar 2018


AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal granted bail in molestation case

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal was on Monday granted bail by a Delhi court in a molestation case lodged against him last year.

13 Mar 2018


Kejriwal's advisor VK Jain, alleged witness to Prakash's assault, resigns

VK Jain, advisor to Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, has resigned citing "personal reasons and family commitment."

12 Mar 2018

Delhi Police

Delhi Chief Secy assault case: AAP MLA Amanatullah granted bail

The Delhi High Court granted bail to AAP's Okhla MLA Amanatullah Khan in the Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash assault case; he was arrested on 21 February.

09 Mar 2018

Delhi High Court

Delhi CS Assault Case: AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal granted bail

The Delhi HC has granted bail to AAP's Deoli MLA Prakash Jarwal, who was arrested for allegedly assaulting Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash during a meeting at CM Arvind Kejriwal's residence.

26 Feb 2018

Delhi Police

Delhi Chief Secretary assault case: Discrepancy found in CCTV footage

In a probe on the alleged assault of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs, the Delhi Police have found discrepancies in CCTV footage obtained from Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's home where the assault took place.