MLA held for slapping officer in Jharkhand

RJD MLA from Godda, Sanjay Prasad Yadav was arrested on the charge of allegedly slapping Deputy Development Commissioner Dilip Jha during a meeting in Godda district, Superintendent of Police Rakesh Bansal said.

Updated: Apr 28, 2011, 19:18 PM IST

Godda: RJD MLA from Godda,
Sanjay Prasad Yadav was arrested on the charge of allegedly
slapping Deputy Development Commissioner Dilip Jha during a
meeting in Godda district on Thursday, Superintendent of Police
Rakesh Bansal said.

The incident occurred following a heated argument over
development programme at the first meeting of the District
Council.

The meeting was chaired by Yadav’s wife, Kalpana Devi,
who is the chairman of the district council.

PTI