MP Kirorilal Meena released after arrest

Jhalawar police on Thursday arrested Dausa MP Kirorilal Meena from Manohar Thana under Section 151 in order to prevent unrest and maintain law and order in the area. Meena was, however, released in the evening. Tension has been prevailing in the area after three tribals were killed in clash with policemen over rape of a tribal woman by three members of minority community. The MP visited the area on Wednesday in order to take stock of the situation. District collector P Ramesh said Meena was confined to Alkera after arrest and was released at around 6 pm on a personal bond. Ramesh said that the situation is under control and no violence was reported on Thursday.