FIR against eight on land grab charges in UP



Chandauli: An FIR has been registered against eight persons, including two policemen, for allegedly trying to grab land in Mehmodpur area here, police said Wednesday.

The FIR was lodged on the direction of a local court last month.

Sub-inspector Ram Narain and Babulu and six others were named in the FIR lodged in the city police station on charges of trying to grab land on November 13 last year.

In the incident, over a dozen people were injured in the village.

One of the victims Tanchu Sonkar had then approached the court seeking its direction.

PTI