Two ex-ministers, 154 others booked for blocking road in protest

Two former BJP ministers were among 156 people booked for allegedly blocking a road in Sukhpura area during a protest, police said on Friday.

Last Updated: Aug 23, 2013, 15:41 PM IST

Ballia: Two former BJP ministers were among 156 people booked for allegedly blocking a road in Sukhpura area during a protest, police said on Friday.
The FIR was registered yesterday against former UP ministers Rajdhari Singh and Bharat Singh and 154 others, they said.

These leaders had blocked the Sukhpura Road during a protest demanding the road`s renovation on August 16, resulting in a disorder in the area, police added.

PTI