JD(U) MLA held for model code violation, released on bail
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Last Updated: Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 22:05
  
Ara (Bihar): JD(U) MLA Sunil Pandey was on Wednesday arrested for model code violation from Nargada panchayat under Krishnanagar police station area in Bihar's Bhojpur district and later released on bail, police said.

Pandey was found moving in a vehicle with Nagarda panchayat mukhiya candidate Brijesh Bahadur apparently to canvass support for the latter ahead of tomorrow's panchayat polls and was arrested on charges of model code violation, Superintendent of Police M R Nayak said.

The JD(U) MLA was later bailed out after furnishing a personal bond, he said.

Besides Pandey, 20 other people were arrested for model code violation and bailed out later, Nayak said.

PTI


First Published: Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 22:05


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