Jharkhand Congress chief discovered murdered at home

A 60-year-old Congress chief was discovered murdered and his spouse critically injured at their residence in Jharkhand’s Ramgarh district on Saturday, police mentioned.

During preliminary investigation, it was discovered that unidentified folks entered the residence of former Congress district normal secretary Kamlesh Narayan Sharma in Central Saunda Colony in Bhurkunda police outpost space by means of a window on Friday night time and bludgeoned him to dying with an iron rod and critically injured his spouse Chanchala Sharma, an officer mentioned.

The 55-year-old girl was rushed to Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Ranchi, the place her situation is said to be crucial, he mentioned.

Ramgarh Superintendent of Police Prabhat Kumar mentioned that it’s a case of homicide and all doable angles are being investigated to establish the motive.

Congress MLA Amba Prasad visited the spot and mentioned she would communicate to Chief Minister Hemant Soren and demand a CID investigation into the homicide.

“I condemn the brutal murder and demand that the perpetrators be arrested at the earliest and given exemplary punishment,” she instructed reporters.