Punjilal Meher, the mastermind of the parcel bomb tragedy in Bolangir’s Patnagarh which claimed two lives is again in judicial remand for 5 more days. Though the Crime Branch had requested for a 8-remand to the Patnagarh SDJM court, but it was allowed for another five day remand.
According to Crime Branch IG Arun Bothra, the accused will be taken to the spot in Raipur and Kantabjanji where he had been earlier while executing the crime.
Earlier, Punjilal was taken on a six-day remand last week.
Notably, Punjilal who is an English lecturer at Bhainsa College confessed that he had single-handed plotted the whole crime of the the ‘parcel bomb’ blast in which newly-wed techie Soumaya Sekhar and his grandmother Jemamani were killed and Reema, the newly-wed bride was grievously injured.