Home News Reports FIR against Madhya Pradesh Congress MLA Umang Singhar for assaulting a BJP worker

FIR against Madhya Pradesh Congress MLA Umang Singhar for assaulting a BJP worker

The Madhya Pradesh police have registered an FIR against the Congress MLA from Gandhwani, Umang Singhar and others for indulging in vandalism and threatening a BJP worker in Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh.

The incident took place on Saturday, when BJP MP Savitri Thakur, along with BJP leader Pradeep Gadiya and some officials were visiting the village to give the compensation cheque of Rs. 4 lakh to the family of a young girl who had died due to electrocution on Friday. The 8-year-old girl Pinky, daughter of Bhur Singh, died due to the open wire of light on the roadside in village Barda near Tanda.

The Congress MLA Umang Singhar and his supporters were also present at the village. It is reported that there was some heated arguments between the BJP and the Congress leaders. A video has gone viral, where Umang Singhar is seen snatching the cheque from Gadiya and slapping him. The incident took place in the presence of police officials.

- Ad - - article resumes -

The BJP leader Pradeep Gadiya has now filed an FIR against the Congress leader. Dhar SP Virendra Singh said the FIR had been lodged against the MLA. Gadiya has accused the Congress leader and his supporters for threatening to kill him. He also presented the video clip as evidence in his complaint. On Sunday, BJP MLAs and leaders had come out to the streets to protest against the Congress leaders and they demanded strict action against the legislator.

Help Opindia Reach Every Indian. Share This Post
We need your support to survive in the media industry. Please consider paying us for the content we produce:

To know more about these payments, please click here.

Big Story

BJP leader P K Krishnadas had alleged that the campus was an SFI stronghold and that the principal was denying the ABVP members the right to carry out their organisation's work.

2019 World Cup Is Here!

Catch the latest on Cricket World Cup as it unfolds, special coverage by Opindia

Proud to be a brand - Made in India?
Now, Advertise on Opindia

Omar Abdullah comes in support of Imran Khan who was not given official welcome on arrival in US

Khan's humiliation seems to have affected former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah who sprung to his defence
Sushma Swaraj shuts down trolls

Former EAM Sushma Swaraj shuts down a troll, Irfan Khan, who wishes death upon her

Sushma Swaraj was condoling death of former Delhi BJP President when troll insinuated that she too will die soon.

Netizens ‘express concern’ over Priyanka Chopra’s asthma after a picture where she is smoking cigarette went viral on social media

Twitter users even dug up Chopra's own old tweet condemning smoking where she had claimed she does not smoke. While things could change with time so do personal preferences, the hypocrisy is quite baffling.
Islamic extremism

Two youths, Shekhar and Basant forced to chant religious slogans by a mob that showed them Tabrez Ansari’s video, stabbed when refused

As Shekhar and Basant refused to raise religious slogans, the angry men reportedly stabbed them with knives.

Mangalore: Mohammad Ansari rapes a cow by tying its limbs, villagers catch him in the act, arrested

The villagers also made Ansari touch cow’s feet and ask for forgiveness for raping her. However, when Ansari approached the calf, the animal freaked out and started running.

Mangaluru villagers caught Mohammad Ansari raping a calf, police arrests villagers for ‘hurting religious beliefs’

In the Kunjathbail village in Mangaluru, Mohammad Ansari was caught red-handed by the villagers while he was raping a calf.

Here are 15 famous quotes from Harsha Bhogle during his commentary stint

The famous Indian commentator, Harsha Bhogle, born on July 19 in Hyderabad is celebrating his 58th birthday today.
Couple forced out of village; husband pressurised to accept wife’s religion

Hindu boy’s family forced out of village for marrying Muslim girl, police advices boy to convert as villagers threaten to kill

Newlywed Hindu boy and Muslim girl approach SSP for protection as villagers threaten to kill them and local police ask the boy to convert

US snubs Pak PM Imran Khan, welcomed by low-key US officials on his maiden visit, escorted to the terminal in a bus

No Limo for Pak PM as he arrives in the US on his maiden visit, takes a bus to the terminal from the aircraft.

Class nine student beaten by senior students for protesting ‘Allah Hu Akbar’ during National Anthem singing in school

When a Hindu student protested allah hu akbar chants during national anthem in school, he was badly thrashed by Muslim students
Subscribe to Day's Top Stories
- Advertisment -

Latest articles

Connect with us

Help Opindia Reach Every Indian. Share This Post