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SP MLA arrested for stone pelting

lucknow Updated: Oct 25, 2010 19:52 IST

A Samajwadi Party MLA was on Monday arrested in Sant Kabirnagar district in connection with an incident of stone pelting in the run up to the panchayat elections.

ADG law and order, Brij Lal said that Rajendra Singh, MLA Dhuriyapar constituency in Gorakhpur district and several others were named in the FIR filed in connection with a case of stone pelting on the rival faction on October 23.

Singh's brother, Rudra Pratap Singh is in the fray from Dhanghata block and on October 23, rival factions had indulged in stone pelting, the ADG said, adding, charges against the MLA are bailable.