Clash between supporters of two SP leaders

Supporters of Samajwadi Party MLA Laxmi Gautam and former district unit president Vinod Kumar Chulbul have allegedly clashed with each other.

Updated: Apr 30, 2012, 14:26 PM IST

Bhimnagar (UP): Supporters of Samajwadi Party MLA Laxmi Gautam and former district unit president Vinod Kumar Chulbul have allegedly clashed with each other here, police said.

According to an FIR lodged against Chulbul by Gautam`s father-in-law, she was returning from Sita Ashram Sunday night when some of his supporters allegedly pelted stones and fired on her vehicle.

There are reports that Gautam`s side also retaliated, SP Dr Tehsildar said.

The FIR was filed against Chulbul and nine others in connection with the incident, he said, adding that strict action would be taken against both the groups if proven that they compromised law and order.

PTI