Councillor held for attack on minister`s cavalcade

A local councillor was arrested on Monday in connection with the alleged attack on the cavalcade of Bihar Revenue and Land Reforms Minister Ramai Ram in April this year.

Updated: Jul 09, 2012, 20:23 PM IST

Muzaffarpur: A local councillor was arrested on Monday in connection with the alleged attack on the cavalcade of Bihar Revenue and Land Reforms Minister Ramai Ram in April this year.
Acting on a complaint lodged by the minister`s aide Shashi Ranjan, Gupteshwar Prasad Singh alias Mukesh was arrested from Malshahi Nawada village in the district, police said.
The minister`s cavalcade was attacked on April 20 by Singh and his supporters.
Meanwhile, irate locals gheraoed the police station for several hours demanding Singh`s immediate release but were later pacified by the police officials.

PTI