Medininagar (Jharkhand): A head master of a school was abducted allegedly by half a dozen miscreants from Nimia in Palamau district, police said on Tuesday.
Xavier Tirkey, Head Master of Budda Middle School was abducted by the miscreants while he was returning home in Medininagar after the school hours last night, Superintendent of Police, NK Singh told newsmen.
A FIR has been lodged in this connection at Medininagar Police station on the statement of Tirkey`s wife, Singh said.
Police has begun investigation in this regard, the SP said adding police suspect a family feud could be a reason behind the abduction. Tirkey`s nephew has been taken into custody by police for interrogation.
Earlier, Tirkey was kidnapped on January 26 this year and had returned home four days later.