Man arrested for planting bomb


Bhopal: The GRP has arrested a man for planting a bomb on the Gondwana express on January 11. Sources revealed that he had performed the action to frame his sister and Brother-in-law with whom he had a property dispute.

The accused, Vineet Kumar (55) is a native of Beldari Tola, Gaya district, Bihar. He was living under the false name of ‘Praveen Awasthi and was also carried a fake indentity card under that name.

The police arrested Kumar after questioning his brother-in-law. He alleged that his sister Kamala Kumari and brother-in-law Vijay Kumar Singh had seized all his property.

During interrogation he also revealed that he was posted as an assistant engineer in the Rural Development Authority in Bihar and was arrested for a fraud in 2006-07. He got out on bail, fled and settled down in Jabalpur under the fake name.