With the Uttar Pradesh authorities nonetheless smarting underneath the bloodbath of eight policemen final week by gangster Vikas Dubey’s males in Kanpur, Congress basic secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday accused the state authorities of failing to regulate crime and dressing up statistics.
“So far as crime is anxious, UP has been on high for the final three years. A median of 12 homicide instances happen day-after-day. Between 2016-2018, crimes towards kids elevated by 24% in UP. What have the UP Dwelling Division and CM carried out apart from masking these figures?” she tweeted.
In one other tweet, she stated that the letter that slain police officer Devendra Mishra wrote to the then SSP was an alarm for final week’s ambush the place Mishra and 7 different policemen had been killed.
“Today there are a lot of studies that the letter is lacking. All these details increase a severe query on the working of the Dwelling Division of UP,” Priyanka Gandhi stated.
The bloodbath of the policemen who had gone to raid the gangster caught the police on the unsuitable foot and uncovered a rot within the division’s ranks forcing it to droop a number of personnel for ties with Dubey and allegedly tipping him off in regards to the raid.
The UP authorities which has usually publiscised a coverage of zero tolerance to crime has come out in poor mild following the encounter.
The UP Police have launched considered one of its greatest manhunts ever to arrest Dubey who has vanished after the ambush and is suspected to have crossed over to Madhya Pradesh. The police additionally raised the bounty on Dubey’s head to Rs 2.5 lakh. On Tuesday, the Uttarakhand Police went on alert after studies that the gangster was sighted in UP’s Bijnor.