Shivpuri, Oct 6: A case of ‘neta hooliganism’ came to light as two toll plaza employees were critically injured after they were thrashed by the former Madhya Pradesh BJP president and MP of Khandwa, Nandkumar Singh Chauhan and his aides on Friday.
The incident took place at a toll plaza on the Guna-Shivpuri road in a town named Kolaras after the toll booth employees asked the leader for his identity proof. Though the incident was captured on CCTV went viral on social media. Chauhan has denied the allegations.
This enraged Chauhan and his supporters, claimed the staff at the Purankhedi toll plaza, around 270 km from state capital Bhopal.
Chauhan was returning after reviewing the preparations for BJP chief Amit Shah’s visit to the state. He will be in state for the next five days. He will visit Indore, Jhabua, Ratlam and Ujjain today to kick-start the campaign in the Malwa-Nimar region.