Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh:
Notorious gangster Vikas Dubey, the primary accused in the killing of 8 policemen in Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur very last week, was arrested this morning after he was noticed on CCTV footage at a temple in Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain.
A protection guard at the Mahakal Temple mentioned that Dubey was stopped following he attempted to enter from the rear of the shrine and the police was alerted.
“We had viewed a photograph of Vikas Dubey… we imagined he had come to the temple for darshan. We inquired about him for about two several hours and educated our department’s officials. We spotted him in the safety digital camera footage,” Lakhan Yadav told reporters, incorporating that he was witnessed at about 7 am.
“He experienced not long gone within the temple. We spotted him when he was on your own,” he reported, suggesting that some gang customers may have accompanied him. Lakhan was a element of eight-member security workforce that spotted Vikas Dubey at the Mahakal Temple.
Vikas Dubey was caught in Ujjain after a 7 days-extended chase. Visuals showed the gangster becoming taken absent by fifty percent a dozen cops.
Previous 7 days, 8 policemen had been ambushed and killed when 50 policemen from 3 stations went to Bikru village in Chaubeypur space of Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur to arrest the gangster in an tried murder circumstance.
A substantial hunt was released to arrest him and the bounty on the gangster was doubled from 2.5 lakh to Rs 5 lakh on Wednesday.
“It is a large good results for the police, Vikas Dubey is a cruel killer. The total Madhya Pradesh law enforcement drive was on notify. He has been arrested from Ujjain Mahakal temple. We have knowledgeable Uttar Pradesh Law enforcement,” stated Narottam Mishra, Madhya Pradesh Minister.
“I have spoken with UP Chief Minister @myogiadityanath Even further motion will be taken. The Madhya Pradesh Law enforcement will hand over Vikas Dubey to Uttar Pradesh Police,” Madhya Pradesh Main Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan tweeted.
Two of Vikas Dubey’s aides had been shot dead early this early morning in two individual encounters in UP. A single of his closest aides- Amar Dubey- was shot dead yesterday.