Jalpaiguri blast mastermind remanded in CID custody

The three ultras of Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) including the mastermind of the December 26 blast in Jalpaiguri, were remanded to 14 days CID remand by a local court Thursday.

PTI| Last Updated: Jan 30, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

Jalpaiguri: The three ultras of Kamtapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) including the mastermind of the December 26 blast in Jalpaiguri, were remanded to 14 days CID remand by a local court Thursday.

The judge of Jalpaiguri Court granted the 14 days of remand to CID officers.
The blast left six persons dead.

Three KLO persons -- two senior leaders and a courier -- were arrested from Adhikari area near Indo-Nepal border in Darjeeling district yesterday.

The three are KLO Deputy Commandant Ilyias Siddiqui alias Pradip Roy, KLO Assistant General Secretary Tarun Thapa alias Narayan Roy and Ramshankar Basak, a courier.
While the first two had plotted the bicycle blast at Bajrapara on December 26, the martyrs` day of the KLO, Basak had kept the bicycle at the spot, Shamim told a press conference this evening.