Chandigarh: Punjab Food Supplies Minister Lal Chand Kataruchak has been accused of physically assaulting a minor youth and a political turmoil has erupted in Punjab over the issue amidst the Jalandhar Lok Sabha by-election.
In a latest development, the victim has come in front of the camera for the first time and accused the AAP minister of abusing him for several years.
Senior Akali Dal leader and former minister Bikram Majithia shared the video of the victim on his Twitter account.
At the same time, the victim also complained to the National SC Commission in this matter and the Commission has sought a reply from the Chief Secretary of Punjab.
The Chief Secretary has been asked what action has been taken in this matter. The Commission asked if an FIR is lodged, tell them about it and what the other action has been taken in this regard.
The victim youth alleged that Lal Chand Kataruchak had made physical relations wih him. It all started in 2014 when he was a minor.
“Shocking evidence that food & civil supplies minister Lalchand Kataruchak committed sodomy with a minor calls for imm dismissal & arrest of the minister. CM @BhagwantMannn shud also explain what he has to hide & why he is shielding the perpetrator of such a heinous crime,” SAD leader Bikram Majithia said.