Lucknow, April 7 (IANS) BJP MP from UP’s Kannauj parliamentary seat, Subrat Pathak, allegedly assaulted a ‘tehsildar’ in his house.
The MP accompanied by about two dozen supporters barged into the house of Arvind Kumar and beat him up.
The official claimed that the MP had been pressurising him to sanction some works that were not according to rules.
The supporters of the MP have denied the incident and said that they had merely gone to discuss some developmental projects with Arvind Kumar.
The revenue official has filed a report and the District Magistrate and Superintendent of police said that action, if needed, would be taken after initial investigations.