Two arrest in SHO Burning case

Two people were taken into custody in the case of burning alive the Station House Officer (SHO) of Mantown police station in Surwal village on outskirts of Sawai Madhopur on March 18. A police spokesman today said one Radhey Shyam Saini of Surwal and Satya Narain Meena of Rawla were taken into cusotdy late last night in connection with the burning of SHO Phool Mohammad. The duo, believed to be involved in the killing of the officer, was untraceable after the incident, the spokesman said.
Phool Mohammad was burnt alive by a violent mob in Surwal village after self immolation by a youth in protest against the police failure in arresting culprits in an old case of killing of a woman. Meanwhile, Sawai Madhopur local ruling Congress MLA Allauddin Azad has sought police protection for himself in the wake of reported threat from some elements who might be behind the killing of Phool Mohammad.