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Priyanka in Rae Bareli after attack on Congress MLA

IANS  |  Rae Bareli 

flew to in on Wednesday to meet and members of the zila panchayat who had been injured in an attack on them on Tuesday.

Priyanka arrived in in the afternoon and went to the zila panchayat office to meet members who had been assaulted on Tuesday.

and members of the zila panchayat were on their way to vote on a no-confidence motion against the when they were attacked by a group of men in which three cars in the convoy overturned.

is the brother of Dinesh Pratap Singh, the BJP candidate from The outgoing and the candidate on this seat is

has blamed Dinesh Singh and his brother for the attack. An FIR has been registered against Dinesh Singh, his brother and 12 others.

Aditi Singh alleged that some zila panchayat members are missing after the incident.

told the party leaders that she would now take this battle to its logical conclusion. "Ab yeh meri ladai hai. log pareshan na ho," she said.

of Police S.K. Bhagat said that necessary action was being taken in the matter.

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First Published: Wed, May 15 2019. 14:50 IST
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