Papua New Guinea police have charged an MP over a violent assault.
The MP for Kagua/Erave, James Laga, is alleged to have started a fight in which the victim suffered serious injuries.
Mr Laga is being held in police custody.
Meanwhile three police are undergoing medical treatment after a fight between drunk officers at the Bomana Police College in Port Moresby.
A civilian is also receiving treatment.
It is not known what sparked the incident.