Bahujan Samaj Occasion chief Mayawati at present demanded a Supreme Court docket-monitored probe into the encounter of gangster Vikas Dubey.
She needed the inquiry to cowl the killing of eight policemen final week in an ambush deliberate and executed by Dubey.
Vikas Dubey was shot useless at present by the UP police, who declare he was making an attempt to run away after the automotive taking him from Ujjain overturned on the outskirts of Kanpur.
The SUV met with an accident at Bhaunti in Kanpur district, overturning on an remoted stretch of the highway which was slippery after the rains, police claimed.
“There ought to be an unbiased probe beneath the supervision of the Supreme Court docket into the killing of policemen in Kanpur and the encounter of fundamental accused Vikas Dubey whereas he was making an attempt to flee when the police car overturned,” Mayawati mentioned in a tweet in Hindi.
In a separate tweet, she mentioned, “This high-level probe is important for guaranteeing justice to eight policemen killed in Kanpur and to establish the nexus between police and legal political components. By such steps, UP can develop into crime free.”
Eight policemen, together with DSP Devendra Mishra, have been ambushed in Bikru village in Chaubeypur space of Kanpur once they have been going to arrest Vikas Dubey and have been killed within the firing from rooftops shortly after midnight on July 2.
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