AGRA, July 7 -- A case was registered after toll plaza employees in Agra alleged that they were fired at and assaulted by members of the security team travelling with National Commission for Scheduled Caste (NCSC) chairman and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha MP from Etawah Ram Shankar Katheria on Saturday.

The toll plaza employees alleged in the first information report (FIR) that they had asked the vehicles in Katheria's security detail to cross the toll plaza barrier one-by-one and that this requested incensed them.

Senior superintendent of police (Agra) Babloo Kumar said a case was registered under relevant sections and CCTV footages were being examined.

When asked if Katheria was named in the FIR, Kumar said, "We are watching ...