Former Haryana MLA and JJP leader Satvinder Rana has been arrested by the police here. Satvinder Rana was arrested late night from Haryana MLA Hostel located in Sector 3, Chandigarh. The action was taken by the Crime Branch of Panipat police and raided late on Wednesday.
Satvinder Rana was a two-time MLA from Rajaund, lost in the last assembly election on a JJP ticket
According to the information, earlier the police team led by Inspector Praveen from the Crime Branch of Rohtak raided a transport smuggling case of Transport Cooperative Society of Sector 50. During the raid, a cash, cash, pistol and luxury vehicle worth Rs 90 lakh was recovered from the crime branch.
Former MLA Satwinder Rana has been declared a fugitive for not appearing before the court in the first check bounce case. Panchkula district court on October 30, 2018 declared Rana a fugitive after four checks of Rs 40 lakhs were given to Sandeep Sethi, a resident of Chandigarh.
Let me tell you that Satvinder has been MLA twice from Rana Rajaund and he contested the 2019 assembly elections from Kalayat assembly constituency on JJP ticket. Rana had received 37 thousand votes in this election. After the end of Rajaund lightly, Rana began to do his politics artfully and he is also considered to be the Rajput face of Jananayak Janata Party. Satwinder Rana joined the JJP before the 2019 Assembly elections on the guarantee of tickets from Kalayat.