A shocking incident has been reported from Deragadih village in Raidih police station area, about 40 km from Gumla district headquarters. Four people were killed in the backyard here. The incident took place around 11 pm on Monday. The four dead included 42-year-old Marianas Kujur and his wife Neelam Kujur, 35, although the identities of the two deceased were not known.
According to the information, around 10 pm on Monday, two criminals reached Marianas’ house on a bike and cut Marianas with an ax inside the house. After calling for the rescue of Marianas, villagers gathered there and arrested the two killers. The interrogation revealed to the villagers that Marianas’ wife had an illicit affair with a murderer whom Marianas opposed. For this reason, Marius’s wife, Neelam, urged him to remove the two from the road.
When the whole thing became known, the villagers tied up both the killer and Marianas’ wife, Neelam Kujur, and then beat the three in the backyard with axes after beating them with sticks. All four died in the backyard.
Meanwhile, unrest erupted in the entire Raidih area after the matter came to light on Tuesday morning. Upon receiving the news of the incident, the police force including Sanjay Kumar, in-charge of Raydih police station, was involved in the investigation on the spot. Villagers are currently moving a bit to say something about the incident and there is silence on the streets of Deragadih village.