Jarnail Singh

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Indian journalist and politician belonging to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). 

 

  • He was a member of the Delhi Legislative Assembly, representing the Rajouri Garden constituency until 6 January 2017, when he resigned as MLA to compete for the AAP for Chief Minister against sitting CM Parkash Singh Badal.
  • Jarnail Singh obtained a diploma in journalism from the YMCA Institute for Media Studies and Information Technology.
  • He started his career as a reporter for sandhya times.
  • He then worked as a correspondent with the Hindi-language daily Dainik Jagran for over a decade.
  • Singh gained media attention when he threw a shoe at India’s Home Minister P. Chidambaram during a press conference on 7 April 2009. Singh was upset that the minister’s party, the Indian National Congress, had given poll tickets to leaders who had been accused of instigating the 1984 anti-Sikh program.
  • He is also famously known as – ending political career of Sajjan kumar and Jagdeesh tytler main preparators of 1984

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Jarnail Singh’s Shoe that nearly avenged November 1984

 

Jarnail Singh’s Shoe writes back seeking justice for Nov 1984

 


Profession/Designation politics and Journalist
Location Delhi
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