The police on Saturday arrested MLC Arkala Narsa Reddy of the TDP on the charge that he was touring in the Kamareddi Assembly constituency even after campaign ended, in violation of the election code.

Mr. Narsa Reddy told The Hindu that he was arrested at the check-post outside Kamareddi town and brought to Machareddi police station in the evening.

The MLC said he was on his way to attend a wedding in Karimnagar via Machareddi mandal headquarters.

They would be produced in court tonight or tomorrow morning, the police said.