Daily newspaper journalist Vimal Yadav was murdered in broad daylight at Raniganj in Araria. The criminals got the main gate opened by climbing on the door of the house. As soon as the journalist came to the gate, he was shot in the chest. There was a stir in the area after the murder. There was a crowd of people around. Here, as soon as the information was received, the police reached the spot and got involved in the investigation.
Police took the body into custody and sent it for postmortem. Here, in Sadar Hospital, there is a crowd of journalists, local people and relatives of the deceased. Police is also present on the spot. Relatives say that Rupesh, who was lodged in Supaul jail, had conspired to kill. He had ordered the murder from jail itself.
Relatives say that Gabbu Yadav, younger brother of Vimal Yadav, was murdered 4 years ago i.e. in April 2019. At that time Gabbu Yadav was the Sarpanch of Belsara Panchayat. Vimal was the main witness in the murder case of his brother. Speedy trial of the case was going on. Vimal was to be the chief witness. Suddenly he was murdered. The family members say that the one who got Gabbu Yadav killed, had ordered Vimal’s murder. After the testimony, the accused was afraid that he might not be sentenced to life imprisonment, so he did this to escape.