Gangster Vikas Dubey arrested
Afet 5 Day Run, the gangster accused in killing of 8 policemen arrested at madhya pradesh temple.
Vikas Dubey was spotted at Mahakal temple around 8 AM. He was going for temple prayers and buying offerings from shops. The Shopkeeper recognized him and reportedly alerted security gaurds.
The Guard at the temple questioned about his identity. The Gangster produced a fake ID card. Further he hitted the gaurds, who dragged him to the nearby police station.
“Main Vikas Dubey hoon, Kanpur wala,” he shouted out, when he was beaten while being taken to the police van.
Eight policemen were killed on Friday once they went during a large team to Bikru village in Chaubeypur area of Kanpur to arrest Vikas Dubey.
Dubey – charged in 60 criminal cases including murder, kidnapping, extortion and rioting – had allegedly been alerted to the raid by local policemen and had found out an ambush. When the policemen reached the village, Dubey and his men, armed with AK-47s, fired from rooftops.
The notorious gangster escaped after the massacre. a huge hunt was launched and therefore the bounty on him was raised to Rs 5 lakh.
“It may be a big success for the police, Vikas Dubey may be a cruel killer. the whole Madhya Pradesh police was on alert. He has been arrested from Ujjain Mahakal temple. we’ve informed Uttar Pradesh Police,” said Narottam Mishra, Madhya Pradesh Minister.
The police inspector responsible of the police headquarters near Dubey’s village was arrested yesterday over allegations that he tipped off the gangster and frequently helped him escape the law.
The police stepped up their search outside UP when Dubey was seen at a hotel in Faridabad near Delhi on Wednesday morning.
While the gangster escaped just before the police reached the hotel, police teams closed on his aides. One gang member, Prabhat, arrested at the hotel, was shot dead reportedly when he tried to flee . He was being brought back to Kanpur with another man arrested along side him during a police wagon .
The police said they were fixing the van’s flat tyre when Prabhat snatched a gun and tried to flee . He shot at the cops and therefore the policemen retaliated, consistent with the police. “He was injured within the leg. He died in hospital,” senior policeman Prashant Kumar said.