The daughter of DSP Devendra Mishra lit the funeral pyre of her father as he and 7 different police personnel had been cremated with full state honours in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, a day after they had been killed in an encounter with criminals in Kanpur district.
The eight males had been ambushed in Chaubeypur police station space whereas they had been going to arrest infamous native felony Vikas Dubey and fell to a hail of bullets fired from rooftops shortly after midnight on Friday.
All of the eight policemen had been cremated with full state honours amid tearful scenes, police stated.
In Kanpur, the final rites of Deputy Superintendent of Police Devendra Mishra (54), who was posted as Bilhaur circle officer, had been carried out at Bhairon Ghat.
Mr Mishra’s daughter Vaishnavi lit the funeral pyre. An emotional Vaishnavi couldn’t management her tears and needed to be consoled by relations and police officers.
Kanpur Further Director Common of Police J N Singh, IG Mohit Agarwal and SSP Dinesh Prabhu had been current together with different officers of the police and district administration.
“The martyrdom of Mishra won’t be allowed to go in useless,” Mr Prabhu stated.
The physique of Sub-Inspector Mahesh Kumar Yadav (42) had been consigned to flames at Van Purwa village in Rae Bareli district.
Mr adav was posted as Shivrajpur police station’s Station Home Officmer(SHO).
Unchahar MLA Manoj Kumar Pandey and MLC Dinesh Pratap Singh, in addition to Rae Bareli DM Subhra Saxena and SP Swapnil Mamgain had been current.
In Pratapgarh, the physique of Sub-Inspector Anoop Kumar Singh (32) had been consigned to flames at Belkhari village.
The final rites of Sub-Inspector Nebu Lal (48) had been carried out in Bhadohi district.
Constable Sultan Singh(34) was cremated at his village Boorha Bhojla in Jhansi.
Sultan Singh’s physique was delivered to Jhansi Police Strains late on Friday night time and a guard of honour was given. Police officers and district administration officers paid tributes.
Jhansi Vary Inspector Common of Police Subhash Baghel, District Justice of the Peace A Vamsi and Senior Superintendent of Police D Pradeep Kumar had been current.
The final rites of constable Rahul Kumar (24) had been carried out in Rurukala in Auraiyya within the presence of UP Minister of State for Agriculture Lakhan Singh Rajput.
Constable Bablu Kumar (23) was cremated in Agra whereas Jitendra Pal(26), additionally a constable, was cremated in Mathura.
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