Darbanga Mar. 16: In a damning incident, a person was killed in Bihar’s Darbanga district in a dispute over naming a chowk after PM Narendra Modi
The deceased was the father of BJP leader Tej Naraya, who named the chowk after PM Modi in December 2016.
Naraya, who is a BJP chief from Behala Panchayat, alleged that some bike-borne assailants beheaded his father near Sadar Police Station area.
“Around 40-50 men came on 25-30 bikes with hockey sticks and swords. My father went to them to explain the situation over naming the chowk afterbPrime Minister Modi, but was beheaded,” son of the 70-year-old man who was beheaded told ANI.
“They also tried to kill my brother,” victim’s son added.
Meanwhile, the police said that they have arrested the culprits and recorded the statements of all the witnesses.
“We reached the spot of the incident immediately and have arrested the culprits by night. We have also recorded the statements of all the witnesses,” Darbanga, DSP, Dilnvaj Ahmad told.
“In the brother’s case we have recorded his statement and are investigating the matter,” Ahmad added.