BJP MP and Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal apologises for odd-even violation
New Delhi: BJP's parliament member and Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal on Monday apologised to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for violating the odd-even motor vehicles scheme and said it was a 'serious blunder'.
Journalists question Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) MP Paresh Rawal as he arrives in a even-digit car during the begining of the second part of the Budget session at Parliament in New Delhi. Pic/AFP
Made a serious blunder by travelling in a odd number car to parliament ... Sorry to Arvind ji n Delhiite...— Paresh Rawal (@SirPareshRawal) April 25, 2016
Rawal travelled to parliament in his personal car with an even number plate but Monday being an odd number date, vehicles only with odd number plates were allowed to ply on the roads in the national capital.
He also paid the fine for violating the norms and shared the challan reciept on Twitter.
Paid ... pic.twitter.com/6BhqsV9FxT— Paresh Rawal (@SirPareshRawal) April 25, 2016
The Delhi government had also announced a special DTC bus service for MPs to reach parliament that resumed its budget session from Monday.