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Jnaneswari suspect sent to jail custody

A close associate of Bapi Mahato, the prime accused in May 28 Jnaneswari Express derailment in West Midnapore district, was today remanded to judicial custody by a local court here.



Jhargram (WB): A close associate of Bapi
Mahato, the prime accused in May 28 Jnaneswari Express
derailment in West Midnapore district, was today remanded to
judicial custody by a local court here.

Amiya Mahato, who was produced in the court of
Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Sheikh Mohammed Rezza
here by the CBI, was in its custody since his arrest on June
24 at Koimasole village.

The police and CBI have been investigating his role in
the derailment of the Jnaneswari Express which led to the
death of 148 people.

Besides Amiya and Bapi, five others have been arrested
in the case.

PTI

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