BSP candidate arrested in Motihari

A BSP candidate, who was evading arrest for long in a case of forgery and defalcation of public funds, was arrested today soon after he filed nomination papers for Motihari seat in the East Champaran district, police sources said.

Updated: Oct 09, 2010, 18:44 PM IST

Motihari (Bihar): A BSP candidate, who was
evading arrest for long in a case of forgery and defalcation of public funds, was arrested today soon after he filed nomination papers for Motihari seat in the East Champaran district, police sources said.
Soon after Manoj Yadav, the BSP nominee, stepped out
of the office of the Returning Officer after submitting his
papers, the police arrested him.
A case relating to forgery and misappropriation of
public funds was registered long back with the Mufassil police
station here. Yadav was evading arrest.

Yadav was later sent to jail, sources added.

PTI