Chennai/New Delhi: Delhi Police today summoned sidelined AIADMK Deputy General Secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran on his reported attempt to bribe Election Commission officials in a case related to the party’s poll symbol.
The Delhi Police served the summons on Dinakaran late on Wednesday night and asked him to appear in person on Friday in Delhi, it is learnt.
High drama was witnessed late on Wednesday night when a Dinakaran follower attempted self-immolation when the police arrived to serve the summons.
The Delhi Police has booked Dinakaran for allegedly attempting to bribe Election Commission officials through a middleman Sukesh Chandrasekar to get a favourable verdict in the party’s two leaves symbol case.