Samajwadi Party leader shoots BDO

Source : IBNS
Last Updated: Mon, Mar 26, 2012 11:52 hrs

Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, Mar 26 (IBNS): The Uttar Pradesh Police on Monday arrested Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Bharat Singh Yadav who fired on a Block Development Officer (BDO) in Jhansi district on Sunday.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav´s aim of reviving falling law and order condition of the north Indian state received another blow when the local leader allegedly shot at BDO SK Srivastava on Sunday evening.

According to reports, Yadav went to Srivastava´s house and fired at him.

Srivastava suffered a bullet injury on his leg and is undergoing treatment at a district hospital.

He said that the attack on him was premeditated as Yadav wanted to take revenge on him for filing a First Information Report (FIR) against the SP leader for making attempts to rig the 2010 election to the legislative council.

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