Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel had asserted that there is historical evidence of “Godse being a disciple of Savarkar”.
The 42-year-old state president of the Janata Congress Chhattisgarh (J) is accused of providing false information in his affidavit submitted along with his nomination paper.
On Tuesday Jogi was produced before a magistrate who sent him in judicial remand for 14 days, rejecting his bail plea.
Amit is also state president of the regional outfit Janta Congress Chhattisgarh (Jogi) floated by his father in June 2016.
Amit Jogi was arrested for allegedly giving false information in the affidavit regarding his place and date of birth during the 2013 Assembly elections.