Dalit Killed in UP Kanpur: An older man was beaten to death in a fight between two parties in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. Brick-stones were also fired on both sides in which half a dozen people were reported to be injured. The relatives of the deceased elderly allege that the attackers kept throwing stones in front of the police.
Dalit killed in UP Kanpur, BJP MLA Blames police officers.
यूपी: कानपुर के पनऊपुरवा गांव में घर में घुसकर एक दलित व्यक्ति की हत्या कर दी गई. परिवार के कई लोग घायल हैं.
पीड़ित परिवार का आरोप है कि पुलिस के सामने पड़ोसियों ने हमला किया. पुलिस मूकदर्शक बनी रही.
मामले में पुलिसवालों को लाइन हाजिर कर दिया गया है. जांच जारी है.
— Ranvijay Singh (@ranvijaylive) October 26, 2021
Accused of stone-pelting in the presence of police
The matter is of the Chaubepur area of Kanpur Outer. Here a Dalit elder died in a dispute between neighbours in a locality. According to the report of Ranjay Singh, a journalist associated with India Today, the relatives of the deceased alleged that neighbours Kishan and Rajan Dwivedi, along with their families, attacked the house of a Dalit family. Elderly Anand died in this, and two women of the house were injured.
According to the family members, the attackers first pelted stones and then entered the house by breaking the door of the house. They started beating the elderly and women present in the house. The victim’s family alleges that the police were present on the spot when all this was happening, but no one tried to save them. It is alleged that due to this, the older adult died, and two women were injured.
According to the report of Ranjay Singh, the daughter-in-law of the deceased, Sangeeta told,
Rajan and Kishan, along with the boys, attacked my house. In which Babuji died. Entered the house and killed him. The police were informed. The police were standing in front. In front of him, stones were moving at my home. But the police did not stop.
MLA Accuses Police
When the local BJP MLA Bhagwati Sagar reached the spot after the murder of the Dalit elder, the victim’s family showed marks of beating on the body in front of the MLA and the SP. After this, the anger of MLA Bhagwati Sagar descended on the policemen. He alleged the complicity of police officers in the murder case. Said that the police brought the victim’s family to the police station.
A video is also viral on social media. In this, MLAs are seen walking ahead and from the spot, and SP Ashtabhuja Singh is trying to persuade them from behind.
कानपुर के बिल्हौर में अनुसूचित जाति के एक शख्स की हत्या हो गई थी। तमतमाए हुए BJP विधायक भगवती सागर आगे बढ़ रहे हैं। पीछे हांफते हुए उन्हें मनाने के लिए तेज़ी से भाग रहे हैं SP अष्टभुजा प्रसाद सिंह। कथा समाप्त हुई !!! #Kanpur #Crime @NBTLucknow pic.twitter.com/2Wz5aNK76g
— Praveen Mohta (@MohtaPraveenNBT) October 26, 2021
After meeting the victim’s family, MLA Bhagwati Sagar said
The case was registered a year ago on behalf of the Dalit family. But the police did not take any action. The murder that took place in the night was done by the constable and the soldiers together. Whereas the above SP Ashtabhuja and our CM are both fine.
At the same time, SP Ashtabhuja Singh said that two inspector lines have been present on the charge of negligence. They said,
There was a fight between the two sides in the night. Earlier, there was fewer police. Later, more numbers came. Two inspector lines have been put on charge of negligence. An FIR has also been lodged on behalf of the deceased. The accused will be arrested soon.