KARACHI - The case of harassing and beating the former legislator of Sindh Assembly, Eshwar Lal, during the Assembly session by the PPP members, has been closed on the request of the complainant. The hearing of case was conducted in the court of district judge south on Tuesday, the applicant Eshwar Lal had withdrawn his case against the PPP legislators against harassing him during the session of former assembly. It must be mentioned here that Eshwar Lal responded politically to the alleged harassment of Sindh Assembly opposition member Shazia Marri, The former treasury members called Shazia Marri's behaviour "childish" and said she "overreacted", while PPP members called the incident a conspiracy to defame women representatives. It is pertinent to mention here that during the budget session held on June 21, 2006, Lal sent a note to PPP's Shazia Atta Muhammad Marri through a peon. She passed it on to the opposition leader. The contents enraged several opposition members who subsequently beat up Lal. While, following the incident, the then speaker Syed Muzaffar Hussain Shah had suspended five members for the entire budget session, including Eshwar Lal and four PPP members including Shazia Marri, Saleem Hangoro, Nawaz Chandio and Ali Abbas, who allegedly involved in beating him up. According to the speaker and Eshwar Lal, the chit said that he (Lal) enquire about her health, but Shazia denied this and refused to reveal the chit's content.