Bihar MLA’s killer remanded to 14 days custody



Purnia: Rupam Pathak, accused of stabbing to death BJP MLA Raj Kishore Keshari, was on Thursday produced before a local court which remanded her in judicial custody for 14 days.

Pathak was brought here by a police team from hospital in Katihar and produced before the court of Chief Judicial Magistrate D L Prasad amid tight security. The court remanded her in judicial custody for 14 days. She will be lodged in divisional jail here.

The woman had stabbed the 51-year-old MLA in full public view at his Sipahi Tola residence here on January 4.

She was then assaulted by the MLA's supporters and handed over to the police.

PTI