Lucknow: An FIR has been lodged against sitting MP and Independent candidate from Amroha, Harish Nagpal, for violating Model Code of Conduct by allegedly throwing a party at a hotel owned by him.

According to official sources, Mr. Nagpal held the party on Friday for people of his constituency at Hotel Mariton located in the Amroha city.

Over 1000 people attended the party, they said, adding an FIR was registered against him on Saturday.