Jamshedpur: City police on Wednesday failed to catch hold of Babar Khan, accused of the recently riot on roads at Mango, who participated in a public event organized by Jharkhand Mukti Morcha on Wednesday.
Sources said a team of city police officials led by DSP of Patamada and the officer in-charge of Olidih PS conducted surprise visit to Dhalbhum Club at Sakchi where former Chief Minister and leader of the Opposition Hemant Soren was present to attend a party programme.
Before police officials could lay their hands on Babar Khan, he was long gone from the spot, sources said.
Cops said they had got a tip-off about Babar being present during JMM’s programme. The hoardings and banners put up by the party too, carried the photos and name of Babar Khan, leading the cops to leave for the programme venue.