Gopalganj: An FIR against JD (U) MLA Ram Sewak Singh’s brother Rajendra Singh was on Saturday lodged with police for allegedly beating up a businessman at Rajapur village of Bihar’s Gopalganj district late on Friday night.

Superintendent of Police Rakesh Rathi told reporters here that Ramji Singh, a resident of Rajapur village, in an FIR alleged that Rajendra Singh chased the vehicle of his son and beat him up mercilessly in front of his residence for dashing his vehicle against the car of the MLA’s brother.

Mr. Rathi said a counter FIR was lodged by the ruling party MLA from Meerganj constituency in which he said that his brother was innocent.