|Purena, Bihar Map|
After the women, Rathna Pathak, stabbed him death he was rushed to the nearby hospital but profuse bleeding caused his death, noted the doctors attending him after incident.
Rupam was standing in the queue of visitors and when she was close enough to the MLA she took out a knife she carried under her shawl and stabbed MLA (Member of Legislative Assembly) in neck and chest causing him severe injuries that led to his death.
Rupam was also injured after the crowd lost controlled and kicked and pushed her for some time. She was critically injured after the incident and was admitted to the government hospital in Purena under police custody.
BJP is the ruling party in Bihar in alliance with Chief minister Nitish Kumar's Janta Dal - United (JDU). News of the incident spread like a wildfire in Bihar.
Bihar's Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) president C. P. Thakur condemned the killing of MLA and said the case must be probed thoroughly by Bihar Police before drawing any conclusions in the case.