Ex-Janata Dal United (JDU) leader Surendra Patel’s son was killed after he was kidnapped. The criminals had asked for a ransom of Rs 50 lakh. The 13 year old’s body for found in a field late at night on Wednesday in Mufassil area in Siwan, Bihar.
Rahul Kumar, a class 7 student of Kendriya Vidyalaya was avducted on wednesday.
Four people have been since arrested in connection with the murder and abduction.
“Abductors killed him fearing arrest after a search and rescue operation was launched”, said Superintedent of Police Navin Chandra Jha.
This terrible incident comes 4 days after Tribhuwan Tiwari, husband of JDU leader Pushpa Devi of Siwan, Bihar was shot at. Police said, “He was going for a walk when he was was shot at”. After primary healthcare at district medical hospital, he has been referred to Patna.
Almost a month ago, on the 1st of February, incarcerated former RJD MP Sahabuddin’s nephew Mohommed Yusuf was shot dead in Siwan, itself.
“After receiving information, a police team was sent to the spot and the injured person was admitted to a nearby hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead,” said Navin Chandra Jha who is also investigating the abduction and murder of 13 year old Rahul Kumar.