Violence erupted in Khera village as the people and supporters of the MLA fought pitched battle with cops on Sunday.
Police arrested several people and TV footage showed vehicles set on fire.
Sangeet Som was arrested last week for allegedly instigating Muzaffarnagar riots.
Som, who has been accused of circulating a fake video online that allegedly fueled Muzaffarnagar riots, had surrendered after the Uttar Pradesh Police served him an arrest warrant.
--IBNS (Posted on 29-09-2013)