Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb. 27 (ANI): Former Samajwadi Party MLA Rakesh Singh was arrested on Tuesday with illegal Taurus 9mm pistol. Also Read - UP Panchayat Election 2021: Date to be Announced Soon, Check Seat Reservation and Details Here

The Uttar Pradesh police confirmed the arrest and said that they are working on tracking down international illegal weapons. Also Read - College Girl Found Lying Naked With Severe Burns Along National Highway in UP's Shahjahanpur

“Ex MLA Rakesh Singh of Samajwadi Party was arrested with an illegal Taurus 9mm pistol. Questioning and investigation are underway,” said Additional Superintendent of Police STF Narayan Mishra. (ANI) Also Read - BJP Leader Rakesh Singh Arrested in Pamela Goswami Drugs Case in West Bengal

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.