A Delhi court on Friday granted bail to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator Amanatullah Khan and others, following their arrest by the Delhi Police for allegedly obstructing officials of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) from carrying out an anti-encroachment drive at Madanpur Khadar in the national capital. .Advocate Mohammed Irshad tweeted the development after the order was passed. Bar & Bench spoke to Senior Counsel Ramesh Gupta, who argued that his client had not obstructed any public official and was only protesting against the demolition drive. He had argued that Khan did not instigate anyone..The AAP MLA had earlier participated in the protests against the demolition drive at Shaheen Bagh. Following the protests at Madanpur Khader, the police initially detained and later arrested him. He had then put out a tweet on his arrest..Bad Character.The legislator was also declared a history-sheeter and "bad character" by Delhi police on Friday, as per a report by ANI..The news service quoted the police as saying, "Khan is already a declared history-sheeter and a bad character as on March 30. The proposed 'bad character' Amanatullah Khan attended the institute of Jamia Millia Islamia but did not complete his degree. He is educated till 12th grade, which he passed in 1992-93. He is married to Shafla Khan and has a son and a daughter. He started his business at Jamia Nagar."