Jaipur: In more twist to Bhanwari Devi’s case, Sahiram Bishnoi, main accused in the abduction incident, has confessed before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) that Congress MLA Malkhan Singh’s sister Indira Bishnoi is the mastermind in her abduction and killing.

Sahiram also revealed that Indira was in touch with all accused of Bhanwari Devi’s murder. The CBI is in the hot pursuit of Indira Bishnoi and has been raiding several places in this connection.

Indira’s two nephews are also said to be absconding. The CBI on Thursday carried out raids at several places, including Bilada, Tilwasni. The police have arrested Omprakash, the brother of gangster Vishnaram, at Badmer when he was trying to flee to Punjab.

Bhanwari is reported to have been handed over to Vishnaram gang before being her alleged killing. The police are now trying to search Vishnaram by extracting information from his brother.

According to CBI sources, the other accused Sohanlal, Shahbuddin and Baldev abducted Bhanwari on September 1 and handed her to Vishnaram gang. Vishnaram is on the run for the last one year in a land grab case.

Till now, the CBI has arrested nine accused, including Mahipal Maderna, Malkhan Singh and Bhanwari's husband Amarchand.

JPN/Bureau