Gaya (Bihar) : The Gaya Police on Sunday arrested JD (U) MLC Manorama Devi’s husband Bindi Yadav, after their son Rocky shot dead a youth in a road rage case late last night.
Bindi was detained earlier in the day, while the police had arrested their bodyguard.
Aditya Sachdeva, the victim, was returning home after celebrating his birthday when he overtook Rocky’s car.
A scuffle broke out between the two sides when Rocky shot Aditya dead.
Talking to ANI, Bindi Yadav defended his son and alleged that his son was assaulted by those sitting in the victim’s car.
“My son was driving the car and those four persons in the other car were drunk. They overtook his car and stopped my son on the way. They then pulled him out of the car and started beating him,” said Yadav.
“During the scuffle, my son took out his licensed pistol in defence and by mistake it happened,” he added.
Yadav further said the law will take its own course in this matter, adding he has immense faith and respect for the judiciary.
Meanwhile, the Janata Dal (United) has assured appropriate action against the accused.
“Anyone taking law in their hands will not be spared.such people can’t be protected,” JD (U) leader Ali Anwar told ANI. (ANI)