NIA Cases

Case No


Case Title

Planting of pressure cooker IED at Railway Track Ghorasan, Motihari, Bihar

State Police FIR No.


Date of Registration


Section of Law

Sections 18,18B,20 & 38 of the UA(P) Act, 1967 (as amended)


Case RC-02/2017/NIA/DLI dated 25/01/2017 at NIA Police Station Delhi. As per Government of India Ministry of Home Affairs Order No. 11011/08/2017-IS.IV dated 24/01/2017 (suo moto)

Section of Law

Sections 150 of the Railway Act, 1989, Section 3 & 4 of Explosives Act, 1884 and sections 18,18B,20 & 38 of the UA(P) Act.

Date of Registration by NIA


Summary of Allegations

The Central Government has received information that a case, FIR No. 19/2016 dated 01/10/2016, has been registered at PS Rail Raxaul, District Muzaffarpur (Railway), Bihar, regarding planting of pressure cooker IED at Railway Track, Ghorasan, Motihari, and three persons, namely Moti Lal Paswan, Umashanker Patel and Mukesh Yadav arrested by the Motihari Police in connection with the case vide FIR No. 07/2017, dated 14/01/2017 registered at PS Adapur, have confessed to their involvement along with that of other accused in planting the pressure cooker IED at the Railway Track, Ghorasan, Motihari

Present Status of Investigation

The case is under further investigation.

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