Malerkotla: AAP MLA Naresh Yadav, against whom an FIR was registered in regard to Quran desecration case in Malerkotla district of Punjab, has been denied bail by the Malerkotla Court. 
 
On July 27, Naresh Yadav was sent by Punjab Court to judicial custody till August 1. 
 
AAP’s Yadav was booked by the Sangrur police when the alleged mastermind of the case, Vijay Kumar, said that the desecration was done on the behest of Naresh Yadav and that he was offered Rs 1 crore for carrying out the act. 
 
Vijay Kumar said that he had a meeting with Yadav in Delhi wherein he was asked to tear the pages of the Quran and throw them near a drain on Khanna road in Malerkotla, Punjab.