Court orders FIR against BSP MLA, policemen

Etawah: A local court has ordered the police to lodge an FIR against a ruling BSP MLA, his security guard, a dozen policemen and others for allegedly assaulting and robbing his brother.

Special magistrate Sandeep Jain has directed the police to lodge an FIR against BSP MLA from Bharthana Shiv Prasad Yadav, his brothers Chandra Prakash, Puneet Parihar and a dozen policemen, including incharge of civil lines, official sources said here.

The order was passed on an application moved by MLA's brother Dr Shivendra Singh Yadav, who alleged that on March 29 Shiv Prasad and Chandra Prakash along with police personnel from Civil Lines forcibly entered his New Friends Colony house and looted goods, including 200 gram gold jewellery and when resisted they assaulted him and his wife.

The court while directing the police to lodge an FIR has asked them to submit a copy within 24 hours.

It also directed the police to submit the status report of investigation.