Bengaluru: The Vidhana Soudha Police have registered an FIR against former Congress legislator Nazeer Ahmed for reportedly assaulting former Chikkaballapur Congress MLA Sudhakar. 

Reports say when MLA Sudhakar went to the Vidhana Soudha to submit his resignation on July 10, he was assaulted. It is alleged that Ahmed locked Sudhakar in a room and tried to convince him to withdraw his resignation. 

On July 23, advocate Amruthesh NP filed a complaint with the  Vidana Soudha Police regarding this matter. Soon the complaint was moved to the high court and the police started the investigation. 

On Saturday, police recorded the statement of Sudhakar and registered an FIR against Ahmed. Reports also say that Ahmed has been booked under wrongful restraint, voluntarily causing hurt and other charges.