Ex-MLA`s son among 4 held for abduction, assault of youth

Son of a former MLA and his three aides were arrested on charges of abducting and assaulting a youth in Gomti Nagar area here, officials said.

Last Updated: Apr 23, 2011, 16:19 PM IST

Lucknow: Son of a former MLA and his three
aides were arrested on charges of abducting and assaulting a
youth in Gomti Nagar area here, officials said on Saturday.

Dhananjay Shukla, a law student at Lucknow University,
was allegedly dragged into a vehicle and abducted by four of
his classmates yesterday, they said.

On being informed by some passerby, police intercepted
the vehicle and rescued Dhananjay, who was also thrashed by
the abductors, they said.

Police said four persons Ankit Shukla, Rohit, Amit Yadav
and Virendra Yadav -- son of a former SP MLA, have been
arrested in this connection.

PTI