Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh):
Gangster Vikas Dubey, the principle accused of Kanpur encounter, was arrested on Thursday following suspicion as safety guards at Ujjain’s Mahakaleshwar temple requested him to take away his masks, stated a senior official of a personal safety firm stated.
Rituraj Sinha, Group Managing Director at SIS Group Enterprises, which is engaged within the safety duties on the temple complicated, stated Vikas Dubey was requested to take away the masks he was sporting.
“It was once we requested him to take off his masks that we started to have suspicions that he’s not a great man. He even tried to maneuver to the again of the road however could not achieve this as there have been different devotees behind him,” Mr Sinha instructed ANI.
“As quickly because the masks was eliminated, Lakhan Yadav– the safety guard who was suspicious — acknowledged Vikas and requested him who he was,” he added.
Vikas Dubey shouted, ”I’m Vikas Dubey, Kanpur”.
“He was caught by Yadav and supervisor Mohit and the Fast Response Crew was alerted. 4 extra safety personnel had been on the scene. Instantly, the police station on the temple premises was knowledgeable,” he added.
Lakhan Yadav, the safety guard who recognised Vikas Dubey
Vikas Dubey was then taken to the police station.
Rituraj Sinha stated the guard Lakhan Yadav performed a giant position in serving to the arrest of the accused.
Vikas Dubey is the principle accused within the encounter that occurred in Kanpur final week, wherein a bunch of assailants opened hearth on a police crew, which had gone to arrest him. Eight police personnel had been killed within the encounter.
Earlier as we speak, Bahua Dubey and Prabhat Mishra, shut aides of the principle accused, had been killed in separate encounters in Etawah and Kanpur respectively.