UP MLA arrested for creating trouble at hotel

Independent Uttar Pradesh MLA Ajai Rai and five others were arrested for creating trouble at a hotel in Chetjanj area of Varanasi, police said.

Updated: Aug 27, 2010, 19:12 PM IST

Lucknow: Independent Uttar Pradesh MLA Ajai
Rai and five others were today arrested for creating trouble
at a hotel in Chetjanj area of Varanasi, police said.

"Independent MLA Ajai Rai and five of his associates have
been arrested for creating trouble at New India International
Hotel", ADG (Law and Order) Brijlal told reporters here.

The MLA has been booked under various sections of the
IPC, he said.

The legislator was later produced in the court where his
bail plea was rejected and he was sent to 14 days` judicial
custody.

The ADG said that the MLA went to the hotel in support
of his associates Sanjay and Jitta Jha, who had an altercation
with one Virendra Dubey of the hotel.

PTI