PATNA: An FIR has been registered against Union Minister and BJP MP from Bihar’s Nawada Giriraj Singh along with 33 people in Danapur Police Station in connection with a land grabbing case.
The complaint has been filed under relevant sections of IPC and Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.
The Patna additional sessions judge-cum-special judge of ST/SC court had earlier ordered an inquiry following a person named Ram Narayan Prasad filed a petition against them.
Prasad, a resident of Asapur village of Danapur, alleged that Singh and other accused had conspired to grab his three acres of land for sale and purchase, reports ANI.
Meanwhile, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) demanded Singh’s resignation and asked Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy Sushil Modi’s clarification on it.