Bihar Police arrested former JD(U) MLA Suryadeo Singh for his alleged involvement in a firing incident in Sasaram in which two persons, including a girl, were killed on Sunday.
Singh was arrested with weapons, news agency ANI said on its Twitter handle.
Sasaram shooting UPDATE:JDU's Suryadeo Singh who allegedly shot dead one, and injured four over land dispute, has been arrested with weapons— ANI (@ANI_news) April 2, 2017
Two persons, including a girl, died while four others sustained injuries Singh allegedly opened fire at them.
According to sources, an argument over a property dispute triggered the incident in Tenduni village.
The injured have been admitted to a private clinic.
#UPDATE: One more succumbs to injuries taking death toll to 2 in alleged shooting by JD(U) leader Suryadeo Singh in Sasaram, Bihar— ANI (@ANI_news) April 2, 2017
(More details awaited)