Ballia: An Uttar Pradesh minister's brother and his driver were injured in an attack in Sikandarpur area here over a minor dispute.
The driver, Dharmendra, had gone to attend Durga Puja in Sikandarpur town late last night when a brawl broke out over a dispute between children, Deputy Superintendent of Police Anshuman Misra said.
Dharmendra was attacked with sticks.
Later, on hearing the news, the brother of the minister, Ram Bachan Yadav, reached the spot where he was also beaten up, the police officer said.
Both were rushed to Community Health Centre (CHC) for treatment from where they were discharged today.
An FIR was lodged and four persons were booked on the basis of complaint filed by Yadav.