Shiv Sena chief Sanjay Raut on Friday mentioned there was no must shed tears over the killing of gangster Vikas Dubey in an encounter and questioned why the police motion was being questioned.
Dubey was shot lifeless by the Uttar Pradesh police on the outskirts of Kanpur metropolis on Friday morning. The police claimed that he was making an attempt to flee after the automobile carrying him from Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh overturned at Bhaunti in Kanpur district.
Speaking to PTI, Mr Raut mentioned, “Dubey had killed eight policemen. Assault on the uniform means there isn’t any regulation and order. Taking strict motion is the necessity of that states police be it in Maharashtra or Uttar Pradesh.”
“There isn’t any must shed tears over the killing of Dubey in an encounter. Why is the police motion being questioned?” the Rajya Sabha MP requested.
Madhya Pradesh police had arrested Vikas Dubey exterior the Mahakal temple in Ujjain on Thursday morning and he was handed over to an Uttar Pradesh police late within the night.
The UP police mentioned that the automobile carrying him overturned and the gangster snatched a pistol from one of many policemen, however was shot lifeless when he opened fireplace whereas making an attempt to flee.
Opposition events, nonetheless, focused the BJP authorities in Uttar Pradesh over the encounter.
Bahujan Samaj Social gathering chief Mayawati demanded a Supreme Court docket-monitored probe into the encounter in addition to the ambush wherein eight policemen died final week.
Congress normal secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra mentioned the legal is now gone and requested what about those that had “protected” him.