Tripathi said Arjun was angry with his wife over her visit to Bareilly five days ago without informing him and when she had returned home, the man had fought with her accusing her of being adulterous.
Additional Superintendent of Police of Meerut City, Kumar Ran Vijay Singh, however, denies any such order asking restaurants to stop selling meat.
A deputy chief veterinary officer was allegedly denied drinking water because of her Dalit identity in Ambawa Poorab village in Manjhanpur block, around 167 km away from the state capital Lucknow, on July 31.
According to reports, two people were killed each in Farukhabad and Bahraich while one each in Kheri, Raebareli, Lucknow, Kanpur Dehat, Barabanki, Sitapur and Sultanpur.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed senior officials of all districts to alert people and asked them to undertake extensive tours in the affected areas.
This is PM’s third visit to the state in a month. Before this, he has reached out to people in Azamgarh, Sant Kabir Nagar, Mirzapur and Varanasi.
According to girl’s family, she had gone to relive herself yesterday morning and did not return. The body has been sent for postmortem. An investigation is on, police said.
A ban had been imposed earlier in 2000 through the UP Plastic and Other Non-Biodegradable Garbage (Regulation of Use and Disposal) Act.
The body was sent for postmortem and efforts are on to nab the accused, the police said.
The incident comes days after the Uttar Pradesh Police was under fire for allegedly allowing a mob to drag a cattle trader, who was beaten to death in Hapur.
Three days after Ansar (20) and Rashid (22), both residents of Alhkala locality in Kairana in Uttar Pradesh’s Shamli district, were arrested for posting ‘provocative’ messages on the WhatsApp group ‘4G Kairana’, the two men have been released on bail.
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Shah, known for his meticulous planning before elections, has already covered 395 Lok Sabha constituencies. He will complete the first round of stock-taking with visits to Maharashtra and Goa, sources said.
The blast, which took place on Monday in the town’s Sarvat Road area, also killed Tazim and Shazad who were handling the scrap. Three more people who happened to be going past the shop at the time of the explosion were injured and taken to the hospital.
While police could not confirm what led to the explosion, they suspect that a bomb may have caused it.