The Delhi Police successfully apprehended Lalit Mohan Jha, identified as the sixth individual connected to the recent security breach within Parliament on Wednesday. The arrest took place on Thursday evening, as confirmed by a Delhi police official to news agency ANI. The official stated, “Lalit Mohan Jha voluntarily presented himself at the police station and is currently undergoing interrogation.”
Earlier incidents on Wednesday involved Sagar Sharma and Manoranjan D, who breached security and entered the Lok Sabha chamber from visitors’ galleries. They were subdued by vigilant MPs and subsequently handed over to law enforcement. Additionally, Amol Shinde and Neelam Devi were found protesting outside Parliament and were subsequently arrested. The police have leveled terror charges under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act against these four individuals involved in the security breach. All four accused have been remanded to seven-day police custody.
The Delhi Police’s special cell has initiated cases under pertinent sections of the Indian Penal Code, including sections 120B and 452, alongside provisions of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, signifying the gravity of the breach and its potential implications.