Vikas Dubey, the infamous legal behind the cold-blooded homicide of eight UP cops, has managed to evade arrest regardless of intensive searches by police groups to seize him.
Greater than 25 groups of police officers have carried out raids at over 100 places within the final 48 hours, with police groups finishing up searches close to border with Nepal and different states. Police have additionally elevated money reward to Rs 1 lakh for info on the whereabouts of Dubey, who has at the least 60 instances towards him together with homicide and try to homicide.
A surveillance workforce has additionally been set as much as scan greater than 500 cell phones in an effort to retrieve info pertaining to his present location.
However regardless of the intensive searches, Dubey has remained untraceable to date.
There are additionally studies that Dubey would possibly give up in courtroom however the info couldn’t be verified by NDTV.
“Shoot him wherever he’s,” Dubey’s mom was quoted as saying by information company PTI.
She says no mercy ought to be proven to her son.
“Folks got here and informed me concerning the incident. I additionally noticed it on TV. One who has given a lot ache to others should pay for his sin,” she mentioned.
His father additionally left it to the federal government to take applicable motion towards his son. “The federal government will act as per the norms, what can I do? The federal government will take steps, which it feels are applicable,” Ramkumar Dubey was quoted as saying by PTI on Saturday.
On Saturday, the Kanpur district administration demolished a home belonging to Vikas Dubey.
In visuals of the demolition, a bunch of armed law enforcement officials (some with what look like assault rifles) stand guard as a lone black-and-yellow bulldozer breaks down the home.
The Station Home Officer (SHO) of Chaubeypur Police Station, beneath which Vikas Dubey’s village falls, has been suspended.
“On the time of encounter, he fled the encounter website. Had he confronted the criminals, state of affairs might have been completely different,” Mohit Agarwal, Inspector Common (Kanpur Vary), was quoted by information company ANI.
Early Friday morning a big police power of round 50 cops, drawn from three police stations to arrest Vikas Dubey, have been ambushed by Dubey’s gunmen once they reached Bikru village, which is round 150 km from state capital Lucknow.
Eight police personnel, together with a Deputy Superintendent of Police, have been shot useless, and 7 others injured.
Vikas Dubey’s legal file started in 1990 with a case of homicide. Over time, he collected fees of tried homicide, kidnapping, extortion and rioting.
In 2001, Dubey was charged with the homicide of Santosh Shukla, a Kanpur BJP chief who was chased and shot useless inside a police station. Dubey “surrendered” in 2002 however was acquitted.
A legal with political hyperlinks, he was additionally the member of a political get together up to now and allegedly saved armed henchmen in his village.
Extensively feared, he wields affect and a plaque in his village, on the website of a venture, describes him as a “former Zila panchayat member”.
With inputs from PTI