Vikas Dubey case: Aide who hid with gangster tests coronavirus positive, sent to transit remand

Vikas Dubey case: Aide who hid with gangster tests coronavirus positive, sent to transit remand

An aide of fugitive gangster Vikas Dubey, who was arrested by the Haryana Police today, has examined optimistic for coronavirus.

Kartikey alias Prabhat was hiding with Vikas Dubey in Faridabad and was arrested by the native police, together with two others.

He has now been discovered to be coronavirus optimistic and has been despatched to transit remand for 24 hours.

Two different aides of Vikas Dubey, Ankur and Shravan, who have been additionally arrested by the Haryana Police, have been despatched to 14-day judicial custody. They examined unfavorable for coronavirus.

On Wednesday, the Haryana Police arrested three alleged accomplices of Vikas Dubey in a raid at a home in Faridabad after a tip-off that the gangster needed for the killing of eight policemen in an ambush was holed up there.

CCTV footage of an individual resembling the gangster attempting to ebook a room at a lodge in Faridabad on Tuesday evening went viral. Nonetheless, the person managed to flee earlier than the police reached there.

In line with an FIR lodged in Faridabad, on a tip-off that Vikas Dubey and Kartikey have been hiding in a home in New Indira Nagar complicated in Haripur of Kheri Pul space, a group of Faridabad Crime Department surrounded a home on Tuesday midnight.

When the police group requested the residents of the home to open the door, one individual ran in the direction of the roof and opened fireplace whereas two in the home tried to cease the group from getting into, it acknowledged.

Later, the three individuals have been nabbed they usually have been recognized as Kartikey, Shravan and his son Ankur who gave shelter.

Although the FIR talked about that there was details about the presence of Vikas Dubey in the home, it didn’t make clear whether or not the gangster was really current there or not.

Requested whether or not the individual within the CCTV footage was Vikas Dubey or not, Uttar Pradesh Police’s ADG (Regulation and Order) Prashant Kumar stated, “It is a matter of probe.”

Of the 4 pistols seized from the three arrested males, two belong to policemen slain in Kanpur. The three males have been booked underneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code, together with 212 (harbouring offender) and 307 (try and homicide).

Encounters in reference to the lethal Kanpur ambush additionally happened Hamirpur, and Kanpur district’s Chaubepur on Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning.

Eight Uttar Pradesh Police personnel, together with a deputy superintendent of police, have been killed and 7 others injured in a firefight with criminals in Kanpur on the intervening evening of July 2 and July 3.

Seven others, together with a civilian, have been injured within the assault from a rooftop on a police group after it entered Bikru village to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter who has about 60 felony instances in opposition to him.

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