A frontrunner of the Apna Dal (Sonelal) has been arrested after an previous video purportedly exhibiting him firing with a gun throughout a operate surfaced on social media, police stated on Thursday.
Superintendent of Police Akash Tomar stated the video was seen on Wednesday and the person concerned was recognized as Praba Shankar Shukla, who was said to be a frontrunner of the Apna Dal (S).
“During probe, it was discovered that the video was of November 22, 2019,” the SP stated.
An FIR was registered towards him and he was arrested on Wednesday evening, he stated.
His pistol has additionally been seized, the SP stated, including that proceedings to cancel his arms licence have been initiated.
An in depth probe is on within the matter, Mr Tomar stated.