Body of BJP's district scheduled caste cell chief found in Bihar canal

Surendra Rajvanshi's body was recovered from a canal near Naxal-infested Jaub reservoir in Nawada district on Thursday.

Published: 14th September 2017 04:44 PM  |   Last Updated: 14th September 2017 04:44 PM   |  A+A-

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By PTI

NAWADA (BIHAR): The body of a district president of the BJP's scheduled caste cell was today recovered from a canal near Jaub reservoir in Nawada district of Bihar.

The body has been identified as that of Surendra Rajvanshi (45), chief of the party's scheduled caste cell in Nawada district, Station House Officer of Sirdala police station Raj Kumar said.

The villagers spotted the body and fished it out from the canal, the SHO said.

Rajvanshi was a resident of Naxal-infested Ahmadi village, he said.

His family members suspected that Rajvanshi's body was thrown in the canal after he was killed, the police said.

The place from where the body was found, is also a Naxal-affected area, the police said.

 

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