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Updated on: Friday, May 31, 2019, 05:48 PM IST

3 arrested for bashing MPEB officials

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Indore : Three persons were arrested for thrashing MPEB officials on Wednesday. The victims had come to recover dues. The accused were arrested following a complaint registered against them on February 20 by the MPEB officials.

MPEB, Palia Junior Engineer Amit Raj Rajan along with his team had gone to Lakhan’s house in Basandra village to recover the power dues of Rs 20,447. However, when the officials demanded the amount, Lakhan refused to pay.

Based on the procedure, the MPEB officials attempted to disconnect wires of the house. Before Rajan could cut the line, Lakhan attacked him with a stick. He also bashed the official badly with stick while his friends Shivnara, Pawan and Mohan attacked other officials.

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After thrashing the officials, the accused Lakhan and his friends fled the scene. The officials registered a case against them at Hatod police station. Cops were able to hunt down four men. The accused men are being questioned and further investigations are on.

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Published on: Thursday, February 25, 2016, 12:22 AM IST
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