BHOPAL: A court in Budar block of the district has issued arrest warrant against then collector Dr Ashok Kumar Bharagava and others in a case of sale of government land. Former MLA Chhotelal Saravgi had filed a petition in this matter in 2014. The petitioner’s counsel Adv Pradeep Singh said that government land situated in Dhanpuri Municipality, adjacent to Gopalpur Road was sold in 1985. The court in the case on October 1, 2015 directed to file a case of fraud against then collector Bhargava, then SDM SP Singh, then Tehsildar Subhash Pandey, then Tehsildar Kshama Saraf and then Patwari Jaimangal Singh and others. They were also directed to appear in the court and make a presentation. The collector and five others did not appear in the court. The court has now issued arrest warrant against the collector and others and has directed to produce them in the court by February 18.