Police got a tip-off that Rahees Manjhi had been hiding in Bihar. (Representational)
A 25-year-old man was arrested from Bihar for allegedly killing a person in Delhi in 2013, police said on Tuesday.
The accused has been identified as Rahees Manjhi, a resident of Gaya in Bihar.
The police had announced a reward of Rs 25,000 on information leading to his arrest, they said.
According to a senior police office, Rajesh Manjhi was killed in Delhi’s Mundka area on October 14, 2013.
During investigation, Upender and his relative Sajan Manjhi were arrested.
Upender said that he, along with his nephew Rahees Manjhi and relative Sajan Manjhi, had killed Rajesh Manjhi with a sharp-edged weapon after a fight over liquor.
Police got a tip-off that Rahees Manjhi had been hiding in Bihar.
“Thereafter, a police team was sent to Gaya where they arrested Rahees from a jungle of Piyar village after a brief chase,” said Ram Gopal Naik, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime).
Get Breaking news, live coverage, and Latest News from India and around the world on NDTV.com. Catch all the Live TV action on NDTV 24×7 and NDTV India. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for latest news and live news updates.