Will you remember Vikas Dubey? The same Kanpur Bikaru Wala gangster. In July last year, Vikas Dubey and his henchmen attacked the police to raid Bikru village. Eight policemen, including a DSP and SO, were killed. After this, the arrested Vikas Dubey was being brought by the UP police when his car overturned on the way. Vikas Dubey was killed in a police encounter.
In Kanpur, where Vikas Dubey’s car overturned, now another car overturned at the same place. There were six accused of murder in this vehicle. But this time, the police did not need to open fire. All the accused were arrested.
Murder in a minor dispute
The incident happened on the intervening night of October 17-18. According to the information given by the police to Spot News 18, on the night of Saturday 16 October, a youth named Ashish was shot dead in a minor dispute in Kanpur. The allegation was levelled against Pranshu, Ashu and their associates, residents of Fazalganj. Police say that Pranshu and Ashish were abused. This made Prashu very angry. In this anger, Pranshu reached with his companions. I called Ashish from home. Then shot him.
The car overturned after seeing the police!
The police took out the CCTV footage of the incident and identified the accused with the help of it. Police set up surveillance. After shooting Ashish, police further said that Pranshu and his accomplices fled towards Delhi in an Innova car.
The police followed. The police and the accused had a face-off before the Bara toll plaza in Kanpur. Police claim that the accused tried to run away after seeing the police in front. At the same time, his car overturned.
Kanpur’s Additional Superintendent of Police Akash Kulhari told Aaj Tak that there were a total of 6 accused in the vehicle. After the car overturned, the police arrested four accused from the car itself. At the same time, the two accused fled away. But could not run far. After going a little further, the police team caught both of them as well.
The main accused, Pranshu, while talking to Aaj Tak after his arrest, explained the reason behind Ashish’s murder. She said that Ashish had abused his mother and sister. A scuffle broke out between him and Ashish over this. During this, Ashish got shot. He didn’t kill intentionally.
Vikas Dubey’s car also overturned here.
Let us tell you that the most noticeable thing in this incident is where the vehicle of these accused overturned. On 10 July 2020, gangster Vikas Dubey’s car was also overturned near Bara toll plaza. UP STF was bringing Vikas Dubey under arrest from Ujjain.
After the vehicle overturned, police had claimed that Vikas Dubey snatched a pistol from a policeman and tried to escape. He shot while running. The police retaliated in which he was killed. Police had said that four constables were also injured in the incident.
Earlier, similar news came about Prabhat Mishra, partner of Vikas Dubey, on 9 July 2020. Prabhat was being brought from Faridabad to Kanpur on transit remand. STF’s car got punctured. Prabhat Mishra snatched the pistol of STF and started trying to run away. Cross firing took place. Prabhat Mishra was killed.
Let us inform you that the matter of overturning Vikas Dubey’s car has also reached court. The police were accused of deliberate killing. But the court had given a clean chit to the UP Police due to lack of evidence.