Police on Tuesday arrested Umesh Paswan of Lalbandi, Sarlahi who was enlisted in the most wanted list.
A joint-team of District Police Office, Sarlahi and Area Police Office, Haripur arrested Paswan, 45, the main accused in cases of attempt to murder and robbing in various districts of tarai.
A team deputed by District Police Office including Rajesh Thapa, Sub Inspector Rajesh Yadav and Anil Thakuri of Area Police Office, Haripur arrested Paswan.
The arrestee was made public on Wednesday by District Police Office, Sarlahi.
At least seven various cases including attempt to murder, organized crimes, arms and ammunition and robbing, among others, have been lodged against Paswan in district courts including Siraha, Sarlahi and Rupandehi.
District Administrative Office, Siraha had issued arrest warrant in the cases of arms and ammunition whereas Rupandehi District Court had issued arrest warrant in cases of attempt to murder, organized murder and theft. Similarly, they also informed that arrest warrant was issued by Siraha District Court on the cases of murder and robbery.