Jehanabad: In a vital annoyance for ex-Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi forward of Bihar polls, his son Praveen Kumar was on Sunday incarcerated by a military after he was allegedly found carrying Rs 4.65 lakh in income in a car.
During slight checking of vehicles, a military intercepted a automobile during Gaya-Jehanabad check post nearby Umta encampment and seized Rs 4.65 lakh in income from Manjhi’s son Praveen Kumar who was on his approach to Patna from Gaya, Sub-Divisional Police Officer Md. Ashfaq Ansari said.
Kumar was incarcerated and taken to Makdumpur military hire for doubt after he unsuccessful to give a acceptable respond about a purpose for carrying a cash, he said.
Senior military and polite officials have left to Makdumpur military hire to doubt Kumar, Ansari said.
Manjhi, a former arch minister, who is also a President of Hindustani Awam Morcha (Secular), is in New Delhi for seat-sharing talks with BJP.
The five-phase Bihar Assembly choosing will start from 12 Oct and counting of votes will take place on 8 November.
Kumar pronounced he was going to Patna from Gaya with Rs 4.65 lakh for construction work being carried out in his house.
“I was going to Patna from Gaya. The volume was Rs 4.65 lakh.
“I was holding this income to build the house. At the residence in Hanuman Nagar in Patna, some construction work is going on. we had taken this income from my brothers,” he told reporters.