On the day when India celebrates the pageant of colors Holi, 5 individuals of a household had been brutally shot useless in Mohammadpur village in Madhubani on April 29. In accordance with the police, the homicide was a results of a conflict between two factions. Madhubani police had mentioned that the killings had been a results of a chronic battle between the 2 caste-based teams over the management of a fish pond positioned between the 2 villages – Mohammedour and Gebipur which falls beneath Benipatti police station. In accordance with the police, the pond is at present owned by Sanjay Singh of Mohammedpur, who’s at present in jail due to a earlier conflict associated to the identical fish pond.
These killed included Rana Pratap Singh, his nephews Ranvijay Singh, Birendra Singh, Amrendra Singh, and their cousin Rudra Narayan Singh whereas one particular person Manoj Singh is battling for all times at a Patna hospital. In a breakthrough on Wednesday, the Bihar Police arrested 4 extra individuals within the homicide case. With the most recent arrests, 18 of the 35 accused named within the case have been arrested thus far. This additionally contains the principle accused Pravin Jha.
The killing has as soon as once more put deal with Bihar’s notorious caste-based militia teams which made headlines principally within the Nineteen Nineties. Caste armies usually are not new to Bihar and a few of its examples are Ranveer Sena, Lorik Sena and Bhumi Sena of Bhumihars and Kisan Sangh of Rajputs.
The principle accused within the Madhubani case Pravin Jha was additionally heading a non-public military which he named Ravan Sena which primarily consists of Brahmins. The pond which was the bone of rivalry is beneath the management of the dominant Rajput neighborhood of the village whereas Jha needed it for Brahmins.
Chief of the Opposition in Bihar meeting Tejasvi Yadav had alleged that the homicide case passed off on the behest of BJP MLA and former minister Vinod Narayan Jha and demanded a probe into the decision data of the MLA. Pointing fingers on the position of Madhubani police. Yadav had mentioned that the sufferer’s household would by no means get justice until the district Justice of the Peace and the police superintendent of Madhubani proceed to stay on their posts.
Tejashwi additionally continued his tirade towards Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the brutal killings. Yadav accused Nitish Kumar of defending the criminals by following a premeditated Normal Working Process. “Nitish Kumar follows a premeditated SOP (Normal Working Process) to save lots of the convicts, murderers, criminals and corruptors chargeable for appointment discrepancies, monetary irregularities, infamous killings and scams. The general public has understood his trick, character and face…After the notorious incident, he’ll keep away from the media for per week, then in ignorance, he’ll say, “Are you aware what we’re doing?” Then he’ll say that the matter is just not in his cognisance. He’ll then say that he has learn in regards to the incident within the newspapers. He’ll then say that he has requested the authorities and the regulation will do its job.
“In the meantime, he retains writing the script to destroy the proof and save the culprits and entice the innocents. It’s also an odd coincidence that the majority of those scams and scandals are investigated by his self-styled and dependable bureaucrats. The reality is that in all these large incidents and scams, he has all the time saved the true wrongdoer,” mentioned Yadav in a collection of tweets. Yadav had earlier mentioned that the Chief Minister solely works for one district and one caste.