UP govt suspends IPS officer over Kanpur ambush
This follows a probe by an unique investigation team pointed at a nexus between cops and gangster Vikas Dubey.
This comes after a probe by a special investigation team pointed at a nexus in between police and gangster Vikas Dubey.
Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday suspended the then Kanpur authorities chief Anant Dev after a probe by a special investigation team pointed at a nexus in between authorities and gangster Vikas Dubey, presumably accountable for the death of 8 policemen.
” Anant Dev has actually been suspended. The action has been taken on the basis of the SIT report,” Extra Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Kumar Awasthi informed PTI
Mr. Dev holds the rank of a Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Cops.
Eight policemen were ambushed in Bikru town in Chaubeypur location of Kanpur as they headed there to detain Dubey soon after midnight on July 3. They were mowed down by bullets fired from the roofs.
Dubey was shot dead by cops on July 10 when he was supposedly attempting to leave from their custody.
A three-member SIT formed to probe the ambush of cops has actually pointed at a nexus between police and the slain gangster, officials stated.
It has actually suggested action versus cops personnel and administration officials.
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