Given to Maoist to kill ex-minister
Maoist commander Kundan Pahan in his interrogation by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has revealed that he was given Rs50 million (Dh2.83 million) to kill former Jharkhand minister Ramesh Singh Munda in 2008.
According to sources in the police, Pahan admitted to taking a contract to kill the then Janata Dal-United (JD-U) legislator Munda. The contract was given by another former minister Gopal Krishna Patar alias Raja Peter. (IANS)