FIR lodged against SP MLA Mehboob Ali
Moradabad, Mar 3 (PTI) A case of attempt to murder was today registered against Samajwadi Party MLA Mehboob Ali and about a dozen others for allegedly assaulting Peace Party candidate Naushad Ali and his polling agent here, police said.
Mehboob, who has a criminal background, along with a group of his minions allegedly attacked Naushad and his associate Khursheed with sharp-edged weapons when they were leaving after polling in Kundhan college here, they said.
The duo managed to flee and registered a complaint against the accused in Amroha, officials said.
Khursheed, who was seriously injured in the incident, was rushed to a government hospital in Amroha and later shifted to a private hospital, SP, JP Nagar, Uday Pratap Singh said.
No arrests have been made so far in this connection, he said.
Expressing serious concern over the ongoing protests in Andhra Pradesh, following the nod for the creation of a separate Telangana State, the Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja said that the Centre must address the genuine concerns of the people and assure them that their interests will be duly protected.
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