New Delhi: A case has been registered against RJD MLA Prahlad Yadav for slapping a man over a land dispute in Suryagarha area of Lakhisarai in Bihar. The video of the incident has gone viral.

In the video, Yadav along with the district Magistrate was seen slapping the young man and hurling abuses at him. The victim, identified as Ashish Kumar Sharma alias Manish Sharma, in his complaint has accused Yadav and 19 others of demanding extortion of Rs 5 lakh when he was overseeing the constructing work of the boundary wall on his plot. Following the complaint, the police are probing the matter.

Police Officer Niranjan Sinha said, “We have received a written complaint. The complainant has alleged that while he was overseeing the construction of the boundary wall at his plot, the MLA came and misbehaved with him. He has alleged that Yadav abused and thrashed him.”

Police added that the matter is under investigation and necessary action will be taken.