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Absconding Manorama Devi surrenders, sent to 14 days judicial custody

JD-U’s Suspended MLC Manorama Devi, Who Had Gone Into Hiding After An Arrest Warrant Over A Liquor Stash Found Inside Her Home, Surrendered Before The Gaya Court This Morning.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Pankaj Samantray | Updated on: 17 May 2016, 12:49:12 PM

New Delhi :

The ruling JD-U’s problem in Bihar is rising. It seems the Jungle raaj is coming back to haunt the state. JD-U’s suspended MLC Manorama Devi, who had gone into hiding after an arrest warrant over a liquor stash found inside her home, surrendered before the Gaya court this morning.

Earlier, the lawmaker's son Rocky Yadav was arrested last week for a road rage killing. Manorama Devi, former legislative council member of the ruling JDU, was suspended from the party by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar last week.  She faces arrest for violating the new liquor prohibition law in Bihar. (Also read. Court orders attachment of fugitive MLC's property, cops paste notice)

Rocky Yadav allegedly fired at 19-year-old Aditya Sachdeva's car to force him to stop, beat him up and then shot him dead.

Rocky was arrested from a factory owned by his family. Manorama Devi's husband, Bindi Yadav the one-time assembly election candidate was also arrested for helping his son Rocky escape.

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First Published : 17 May 2016, 08:41:00 AM