Five policemen, including SHO of the police station concerned and a sub-inspector, have been sent to police lines. Police said the injured is out of danger and has been referred to the KGMU trauma centre in Lucknow.
Head Constable Tar Babu was suspended a day ago by Senior Superintendent of Police (Kanpur) Anant Deo after the video purportedly showing him casting aspersions on the girl’s character had gone viral. However, the police station was not directed to lodge the case of molestation based on the girl’s complaint.
Five people have been arrested — main accused Shravan Yadav (25), his parents, Deshraj Yadav (65) and Diljani Yadav (60) — for the murder of the Dalit youth, Sujeet Gautam, who succumbed to burn injuries on Monday.
From the time Yagya Dutt and 10 others of his family bought 145 bighas of the disputed land from the wife and daughter of a retired Bihar cadre IAS officer (the daughter is also married to an IAS officer) in 2017, they had been trying to take possession of the land from the Gond tillers.
His mother, elder brother and the latter’s wife were present in the house at the time. In a complaint, the brother said a profusely bleeding Vishwajeet walked into their mother’s room seeking her help.
According to villager, a crowd of around 60 to 70 people from Behta and surrounding villages were involved in the violence, which started around 10 am and lasted nearly one-and-a-half hours, they said. Heavy police force has been deployed in the area.
The High Court, while hearing a PIL, had said that “in the event, any caste certificates are issued pursuant to the order impugned, those certificates shall be subject to the outcome of the writ petition”.
The BSP also announced Sunday that its Amroha MP Danish Ali was appointed leader of the BSP in Lok Sabha and named Nagina MP Girish Chandra the party whip. Earlier, Ali was named chief whip and Chandra the party leader in the LS.
Decision of the PCS association came at a time when UPPSC employees and officers association has been staging dharna against Katiyar’s arrest, demanding her release. Both claim there isn’t enough evidence against her. PCS association president Indramani Tripathi said that the team would have two to four members.
Two people, including the person who sold the liquor, have been arrested and five policemen have been suspended in the case. Teams have been formed to nab the main supplier, police said. Four persons are undergoing treatment at KGMU trauma centre in Lucknow.
Surendra Singh was shot dead on Saturday night outside his house at Baraulia village. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday directed UP DGP Om Prakash Singh to take “severe” and “effective” action and arrest the culprits within 12 hours.