Kumar Rajiv Nayan
Ara: In view of several bomb explosions inside or outside the court premisesin Shahabad range, ADG ( Headquaters), Bihar, Alok Raj visited the Ara Civil Court on Tuesday and reviewed the security arrangements there. He asked Bhojpur SP Kshatranil Singh to remain alert security arrangements in the Ara Civil Court. The ADG entered the campus of the Ara Civil Court through the metal detector and inspected each court room.
A human bomb had exploded inside the Ara civil court on January 23, 2015, in which the bomb carrier woman and a constable deputed at the court hazat were killed while over two dozen were injured. About one dozen undertrial prisoners of Ara jail, who were brought in the court for production before the courts, escaped in the melee including Lamboo Sharma though police arrested all of them later. After bomb explosion and on the direction of the Patna High Court, tight security was provided at the gate of the Ara Civil court and no one is allowed inside the court premises without frisking. Recent bomb explosion at the gate of Sasaram civil court has activated the police officials and they are now trying to strengthen the security at the civil courts in Shahabad range.