Vikas Dubey Finally Encountered
Vikas Dubey encounter in UP, by UP Police, who was wanted criminal in many cases from more than decades. A week after the botched raid at the Kanpur residence of late Vikas Dubey. Which led to the killing of eight policemen.
When he allegedly tried to escape from the police custody as per UP police. The case has now snowballed into a political controversy, with opposition leaders alleging a bigger plot behind Dubey’s killing. A day after his arrest in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh.
Dubey Early Arrest from Ujjain
Absconding for almost a week. Dubey was arrested on the premises of the Mahakaleshwar temple in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh on Thursday. According to Ujjain SP Manoj Kumar Singh, Dubey had bought a Rs 250 ticket for VIP darshan at the temple.
As he was leaving, the security guards asked him his name. An argument ensued. Guards on the temple premises has overpowered him. Eventually, Vikas Dubey disclosed his identity. He was taken to the police station where senior officers took over the matter, SP Singh said.
Early on Friday morning, Vikas Dubey was shot dead in an encounter. After he allegedly tried to escape from police custody in Kanpur. At around 7.00 am, Dubey’s vehicle was being overturned near Kanpur. After it met with an accident in Sachendi area of Kanpur, Assistant Superintendent of Police, Kanpur, Dr Anil Kumar said.
Taking advantage of the accident. Dubey, the police claimed, attempted to flee with a service pistol belonging to one of the officers. In the meantime, another police team escorting the vehicle in which the gangster was travelling in, arrived at the spot. They gheraoed the area and commenced a combing operation to catch Dubey.
On seeing the police team closing in on him, Dubey allegedly opened fire. Two officers were wounded in the incident, the police said. In retaliation, the police fired at Dubey, injuring him. All three injured persons were rushed to a hospital, where doctors declared Dubey dead, said Dr Kumar.
‘Law has taken its course’: MP Home Minister on Vikas Dubey killing
Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra said. The state police did their job by arresting and escorting Dubey. The border from where UP police took his custody.
“Afsos aur maatam ki bat un logon ke liye hogi jo kal bol rahe the. Ki jinda kyo pakad liya aur aaj kah rahe he mar kyo diya. Kai raj dafan ho gaye. (it must be a matter of regret and mourning. For those who asked yesterday why he was caught alive and are asking today why he was killed. Many secrets were buried),” the senior minister said. Referring to the questions raised by the Congress and other parties over events leading to Dubey’s arrest. From Mahakal temple in Ujjain on Thursday and his subsequent death earlier in the day.
Mishra said, the MP police did their job. By arresting and escorting Dubey to the border from where UP police took his custody.
Was it surrender or arrest? Make Vikas Dubey’s call details public: SP
The Akhilesh Yadav of Samajwadi Party, on Thursday asked the BJP government to clarify. Whether Vikas Dubey, the main accused in the killing of eight policemen in Kanpur. He was arrested or whether he had surrendered. The party also demanded the call-detail record of Dubey’s cellphone be made public.
Dubey was caught outside a temple in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, on early Thursday morning. And killed in Friday Morning by UP cops.
“The news is coming that the main accused in the Kanpur case is in police custody. If this is true, the government should clarify whether it was a surrender or an arrest. Besides, the CDR (call-detail record) should be made public. So that, those hand in glove with him could be exposed,” SP chief Akhilesh Yadav tweeted.