Karnal, Dec. 4 -- Indian National Lok Dal supremo Om Prakash Chautala's former political adviser Sher Singh Barshami has been arrested for alleged irregularities in a land deal.

Barshami, who is already serving a 10-year jail term in the JBT teachers recruitment scam along with Chautala and his son Ajay, has now been booked under Sections 467 (forgery of valuable security, will), 468 (forgery for purpose of cheating), 471 (using as genuine a forged), 420 (cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property) and 120 B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code at Radaur police station of Yamunanagar on the directions of the district court.

When contacted, Radaur police station in-charge Gurdev Singh said the FIR was registered on th...