Kanpur, July 10
Gangster Vikas Dubey was shot lifeless on Friday by the police, who claimed he was making an attempt to flee after the automobile carrying him from Ujjain overturned on an remoted stretch of the freeway on the outskirts of town.
The SUV met with the accident at Bhaunti in Kanpur district, toppling on the highway which was slippery after rains, the police claimed. Another police assertion mentioned a herd of cows and buffaloes all of the sudden appeared earlier than the car, inflicting the accident.
The police mentioned the gangster snatched a pistol from one of many policemen injured within the accident and was shot when he opened hearth whereas making an attempt to flee.
Six policemen, together with two from the Special Task Force, have been harm within the accident and the change of fireside round 6 am, an official mentioned.
Dubey was the sixth man to die in a police encounter after the ambush he allegedly masterminded in Kanpur’s Bikru village previous midnight on July 2, killing eight policemen who had come to arrest him.
Madhya Pradesh police arrested Dubey outdoors the Mahakal temple in Ujjain on Thursday and handed him over to an Uttar Pradesh Police workforce. Inspector General Mohit Agarwal mentioned Dubey was requested to give up however when he began firing with an “intention to kill”, the police opened hearth in self-defence.
Ganesh Shankar Vidhyarthi Medical College Principal Dr RB Kamal mentioned Dubey, introduced lifeless to hospital, sustained 4 bullet accidents—three within the chest and one within the hand.
Political analyst Tehseen Poonawalla has sought the intervention of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in Dubey’s encounter killing. He alleged the due strategy of legislation was not adopted within the case. The NHRC had despatched a number of notices to the UP Government over numerous alleged encounter killings by the police in 2017-18. — Agencies
Ambush to come across
July 3, 2020: Eight cops, together with a DSP, gunned down at Bikru village close to Kanpur allegedly by Vikas Dubey’s henchmen; hours later, two Dubey aides killed in encounter
July 4: UP Police droop Chaubeypur station officer Vinay Tiwari, suspected of tipping off Dubey a couple of raid to arrest him; gangster’s home at Bikru village razed
July 5: Dubey’s aide Dayashankar Agnihotri arrested in a pre-dawn encounter in Kanpur
July 6: UP Police droop Three extra of their very own
July 7: All 68 personnel of the Chaubeypur police station shunted to Reserve Police Lines
July 8: Dubey aide shot; suspended cops Vinay Tiwari and KK Sharma, Bikru beat in-charge, arrested by the police
July 9: Madhya Pradesh Police arrest Dubey in Ujjain, hand him over to Uttar Pradesh Police; his two aides shot in Uttar Pradesh
July 10: Dubey shot lifeless on outskirts of Kanpur, police say was making an attempt to flee
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- Why media trailing convoy stopped a couple of kms from encounter spot
Shot thrice within the chest
Dubey was hit by three bullets within the chest and one within the arm, suggesting he was shot from the entrance and never whereas he was fleeing, during which case he would have been hit within the again.
Handcuffing concern to fore
The debate over whether or not or to not handcuff suspects throughout transit has come to the fore as soon as once more. The SC has disapproved of the observe, calling it ‘inhuman, unreasonable, over harsh & arbitrary’.
Hours earlier than, Plea in SC
Hours earlier than the encounter, a petition was filed within the Supreme Court looking for instructions to the UP Govt and the police to safeguard his life and guarantee that he’s not killed by the cops.
Past NHRC notices to UP
The National Human Rights Commission had up to now served notices on the UP Government over alleged encounter killings by the state police in 2017-18.
Hyderabad case redux
The killing is paying homage to the taking pictures of 4 accused within the Hyderabad veterinary physician’s rape-murder case in 2019. All 4 have been then killed as they ‘snatched’ weapons and opened hearth.
Opposition trains weapons
Order probe by SC choose
The Cong calls for a judicial inquiry by a sitting SC choose. The fact about those that patronised criminals like Dubey have to be revealed Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress
Encounter appears pretend
This encounter appears to be pretend. He may have disclosed large secrets and techniques, like who sheltered him. They are as a lot guilty Sharad Yadav, Loktantrik Janata Dal
Attempt to avoid wasting Govt
It isn’t the automobile that has toppled. The encounter saved the state govt from toppling Akhilesh Yadav, Samajwadi Party
Probe cops, Dubey killings
An SC-monitored probe needs to be performed into the encounter in addition to the ambush during which eight policemen died final week Mayawati, Bahujan Samaj Party