Bihar MLA arrested for kidnapping/murder

64b556k8MLA Anant Singh a Janata Dal United MLA has been arrested by Bihar police in a kidnapping and murder case.

Police had earlier conducted raids at Singh’s residence and detained 12 people. Illegal weapons were also recovered.

This after the Nitish Kumar government transferred Patna SSP Jitendra Rana because he took on the influential MLA, and in a press conference produced five persons who claimed they kidnapped and murdered a youth on the orders of MLA Singh.

Singh claimed it was he who rescued the youths and handed them to the police who did not act. The parents of the youth have backed the MLA.