Bihar Police on 3 June, recovered the body of ruling Janata Dal (United) students’ wing state general secretary Rakesh Kumar from Alipur Pachuara village in Bihar’s Nalanda district.
Acting on information furnished by some locals about a half buried body, a police team reached the site and exhumed the body – whose upper portion was buried while a leg was peeping outside – which was identified as that of Rakesh Kumar’s, a police officer said.
The body was sent to Bihar Sharif Sadar Hospital for post-mortem, Sub-Divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Nishit Priya said.
A dog squad found Kumar’s slippers and also blood stains, police said.
Superintendent of Police Sudhir Kuma Porika said that all those involved in the kidnapping-cum-murder case will soon be arrested.
The SDPO said Kumar was most probably killed on 29 May by the abductors.
President of JD(U)’s student wing of Nalanda district Dhananjay Dev and JD(U)’s youth cell city president Shashikant Tony demanded immediate arrest of those involved in the incident.