JTMM-J man killed


A cadre of the Jwala Singh-led Janatantrik Tarai Mukti Morcha died when villagers of Saptari’s Tikuliya beat him up on Friday. Thirty-eight-year-old Srilal Prasad Yadav, a member of the armed gang that had entered the village to abduct Bechu Mandal of Tikuliya-8, was killed in a clash with villagers, the Saptari district police office said. JTMM-J cadre Ananda Ram Yadav of Siraha’s Inarwa VDC-3 was critically injured in the clash. A countrymade pistol and bullets were seized from the two. — HNS