One of many three police automobiles taking gangster Vikas Dubey to Uttar Pradesh from Madhya Pradesh, the place he was arrested, overturned early this morning on the freeway.
Unconfirmed experiences recommend the automobile that overturned had Vikas Dubey in it. Extra particulars are awaited.
Vikas Dubey, on the run since he organized the bloodbath of eight policemen in Kanpur final Friday, was arrested yesterday at a temple in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh.
He reportedly drove from Kanpur to Faridabad, by Kota in Rajasthan to Madhya Pradesh – round 1,500 km – with out being checked.
Questions had been raised on the way by which he was caught and whether or not it was an arrest or the gangster turned himself in at a time and place of his selecting. Senior UP police officer Mohit Agarwal stated: “We had caught lots of his associates and some had been killed. So positively he was attempting to save lots of his life and on the run.”
The arrest was reported hours after two of Dubey’s accomplices had been shot lifeless by Uttar Pradesh police in separate encounters. Certainly one of them was arrested in Wednesday from the Faridabad resort the place Dubey had been sighted. On the way in which to UP, he allegedly snatched a pistol from a policeman attempting to repair a flat tyre and tried to run away.
On Friday final, a big group of policemen who went to Dubey’s Bikru village to arrest him in an tried homicide case was caught abruptly when there was indiscriminate firing from rooftops. Eight policemen had been killed within the ambush. Dubey escaped after the bloodbath.
The UP administration tore down Dubey’s home and launched a large hunt for him. During the last week, 5 of Dubey’s accomplices had been killed.