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Dhanbad murder accused MLA says not afraid of probe

BJP’s sitting MLA from Jharia, Sanjeev Singh, who is the prime accused in the murder of his cousin Neeraj Singh, on Thursday said he was ready to cooperate with any investigating agency, including the CBI, to help find the real culprits .

india Updated: Mar 24, 2017 00:31 IST
Pankaj Kumar
Motorcycle-borne assailants intercepted Dhanbad’s former deputy mayor Neeraj Singh’s SUV and opened fire. The incident took place barely 100m from his home.
Motorcycle-borne assailants intercepted Dhanbad’s former deputy mayor Neeraj Singh’s SUV and opened fire. The incident took place barely 100m from his home.(HT Photo)

BJP’s sitting MLA from Jharia, Sanjeev Singh, who is the prime accused in the murder of his cousin Neeraj Singh, on Thursday said he was ready to cooperate with any investigating agency, including the CBI, to help find the real
culprits .

Rubbishing the charges levelled against him, Sanjeev said, “I am not scared of any probe. In fact, I welcome the highest level of inquiry in the case. I and other accused connected with me, will extend all cooperation in the investigation and make ourselves available to the police as and when required.”

Addressing a press conference here at his residence, the legislator said, “I came to know of the FIR lodged against me, my younger brother Siddharth Gautam, my political advisor Gaya Singh, my legal advisor Mahant Pandey and my close aide Pintu Singh alias Jitendra Singh through the media.”

“No policeman has approached me so far for interrogation,” he said.