BSP leader booked for assaulting police officer



Ambedkar Nagar: A case was on Tuesday registered against 11 persons, including a local BSP leader, for allegedly assaulting a police officer in Bhithi area here, police said.

Bhithi police station in-charge Anil Mishra was assaulted allegedly by a local BSP leader Suresh and his aides in Benipur village where he had gone to sort out a land dispute between two parties yesterday, they said.

Mishra, who sustained serious injury on his head, has been referred to trauma centre at Lucknow, police said.

PTI