Police Grill Accused Rakesh Swain

Police Grill Accused Rakesh Swain
Police Grill Accused Rakesh Swain

Jajpur: The Kuakhia police today took Jharaphula Nayak death case accused Rakesh Swain on remand for three days and started questioning him.

He was being interrogated at the Kuakhia police station by Jajpur Road SDPO, this morning. The Jajpur District Court had yesterday allowed the police to take him on 3-day remand. Police had earlier prayed before the court for a five-day remand of the accused.

During the remand period, cops are likely to question Rakesh to unearth further details pertaining to the death of Jharaphula. Police are also likely to take him to the hotel room in Bhubaneswar, where he and Jharaphula had stayed, for scene reconstruction.

The Twin City Commissionerate Police had arrested Rakesh from his residence at Sundarpada in Bhubaneswar and handed him over to Jajpur police.