Thursday, March 04, 2021

Vikas Dubey

6 held for helping Vikas Dubey escape

KANPUR (UTTAR PRADESH):The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) has arrested six persons on charges of providing shelter and financial aid to slain gangster Vikas Dubey and his aides.

Vikas Dubey's wife objects to book, film on his life

LUCKNOW: Richa Dubey, wife of slain gangster Vikas Dubey, has sent a legal notice to the author of a book and the makers of a film on her husband's life.
Richa has sought a ban on any material based on her husband's life and the Bikru massacre in which eight policemen were allegedly killed on July 3 last year by Vikas and his men.

Vikas Dubey's mother apologises to massacre victims

KANPUR: Sarla Devi, the mother of slain gangster Vikas Dubey, has apologised for the deeds of her son during a visit to her ancestral village Bikru, earlier this week.

SIT recommends ED probe into Vikas Dubey's assets

LUCKNOW: A special investigation team (SIT) probing the Vikas Dubey encounter case has recommended a probe by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) into the slain gangster's property worth Rs 150 crore, amassed by Dubey and his aides.

FIRs against Vikas Dubey's wife,other kin

KANPUR: The Chaubeypur police in Kanpur have registered FIRs against nine people, including slain gangster Vikas Dubey's father Ram Kumar, wife Richa Dubey and brother Deep Prakash, for obtaining arms licence by using fake documents.

Bikru case: Action likely against more officials

LUCKNOW:After ordering the suspension of former Kanpur DIG Anant Dev Tiwari for his alleged connivance with the slain gangster Vikas Dubey, the Yogi Adityanath government is now preparing to initiate action against 27 other officers who were posted in Kanpur.

DIG suspended for nexus in Bikru massacre case, SSP gets notice

LUCKNOW:The Yogi Adityanath government has suspended DIG PAC Anant Dev Tiwari for his alleged connivance with slain gangster Vikas Dubey who had killed eight policemen in an ambush at Bikru village in Kanpur on July 3.

SIT submits 3,500-page report on Bikru massacre

LUCKNOW: The Special Investigation Team (SIT), set up to probe the Bikru massacre in which eight policemen were ambushed and killed on July 3, has submitted its report to the state government.

Missing Bikru witness tracked

KANPUR:Manu, wife of gangster Vikas Dubey's aide Shashikant Dubey, who had gone missing two days ago, was finally found living at her parents' home in Balolpur village along with her two minor children.

Vikas Dubey's wife questioned by ED

LUCKNOW:The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has questioned Richa, the widow of gangster Vikas Dubey, regarding the financial dealings of her late husband.
The Enforcement Directorate is probing a money laundering case, which was registered last month against Vikas Dubey and his 10 associates, including his financier Jaikant Bajpai, under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act.

FIR against deceased gangster Vikas Dubey, 2 others, in cheating case

KANPUR(UP):More than three months after he was killed, gangster Vikas Dubey has been named in an FIR lodged on charges of cheating and dishonestly inducing delivery of property by the Kanpur police along with his accomplice Mahesh Dikshit and latter's now-deceased wife Vijay Lakshmi.

Mayawati back to wooing Brahmins in a big way in UP

LUCKNOW:The beleaguered Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has decided to reach out to the Brahmin community in Uttar Pradesh to make up for the party's shrinking electoral base.
BSP president Mayawati has asked senior party leaders to launch a "Brahmin Jodo" campaign from 'Navratri' this month.

Charge sheet in Bikru massacre soon

KANPUR:The Kanpur police are preparing to file charge sheet in court next month in the Bikru village massacre case in which eight policemen were shot dead on July 3.

Sushant's life, Vikas Dubey's death interest filmmakers

NEW DELHI:The death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput is still under investigation, with new developments cropping up every day. Meanwhile, several filmmakers have announced projects based on the life and death of the late actor.

STF arrests last accused in Bikru massacre

KANPUR(Uttar Pradesh):Ramu Bajpai, the last absconding aide of slain gangster Vikas Dubey was arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) and district police in the Chaubeypur area of Kanpur on Monday.

Another Vikas Dubey aide arrested

KANPUR(Uttar Pradesh):Rajendra Mishra, another aide of gangster Vikas Dubey and father of slain Prabhat Mishra, who was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000, has been arrested from near a factory in Shivrajpur area.

Audio clip of conversation between cops minutes before Bikru ambush

LUCKNOW:Nearly a month after Kanpur's notorious gangster Vikas Dubey was put down in an encounter, an audio clip of a conversation between slain circle officer Devendra Mishra and Kanpur SP (Rural) Brijesh Srivastava has gone viral on the social media. They were part of the team that was ambushed and butchered by Dubey's men a week before his death.

Another Vikas Dubey aide arrested

KANPUR:The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Forces (STF) have arrested another aide of slain gangster Vikas Dubey, who had fired at the police team and tried to set the bodies ablaze after the Bikru ambush on July 3.

Gangster Act invoked against Vikas Dubey's financer

KANPUR:Businessman Jai Bajpai who was arrested in Kanpur on July 20 for helping slain gangster Vikas Dubey with arms and money, will now be booked under the Gangster Act.
According to a release by the Kanpur police, three brothers of Jai Bajpai -- Rajat Kant Bajpai, Ajay Kant Bajpai and Shobhit Bajpai -- are also being booked under the Gangster Act since they were also involved in the nefarious activities of their brother.

Close aide of Vikas Dubey surrenders in court

KANPUR:Gopal Saini, a close aide of slain gangster Vikas Dubey, carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head, surrendered before a special court in Kanpur Dehat, a government counsel said.

Bikru accused to be booked under NSA

KANPUR:The Kanpur Police will invoke provisions of the National Security Act (NSA) against the accused in the Bikru incident, which claimed the lives of eight policemen and left several others injured in an ambush on July 3.

Police to attach property of Vikas Dubey's brother

KANPUR: The Kanpur police are now preparing to attach the property of Deep Prakash Dubey, brother of slain gangster Vikas Dubey.
The police have moved an application in the court to seek permission for attaching Deep's properties.

UP govt hands over Dubey aide case to I-T, ED

LUCKNOW:The Yogi Adityanath government has handed over to the Income Tax Department and the Enforcement Directorate a case related to alleged ill-gotten assets acquired by Jai Bajpai, an aide of slain gangster Vikas Dubey.

8-yr-old boy abducted from UP's Gonda recovered; 5 held

GONDA(Uttar Pradesh):After the failure in the Kanpur botched up kidnapping case of a lab technician, Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday heaved a sigh of relief as they managed to save an 8-year-old boy who was abducted from Gonda. The STF team after a brief encounter with the kidnappers early on Saturday recovered the child and arrested five kidnappers, including a woman.

Another Vikas Dubey accomplice arrested

KANPUR:The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) has arrested Shivam Dubey, another aide of slain gangster Vikas Dubey who killed eight policemen in an ambush on July 3 in Bikru village.

Dubey aide Jai Bajpai booked

KANPUR: Slain gangster Vikas Dubey's aide Jai Bajpai has been found using a fake secretariat pass with MLA written on it for his luxury vehicle. Bajpai has been booked.

SC nod for 3-member judicial panel to probe Vikas Dubey encounter

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted the appointment of a three-member inquiry commission headed by former top court judge Justice B.S. Chauhan into the encounter of gangster Vikas Dubey, and asked it to submit the report within two months to the court and the Uttar Pradesh government.

Vikas Dubey's mother asks younger son to surrender

LUCKNOW:Gangster Vikas Dubey's mother, Sarla Dubey, has appealed to her younger son, Deep Prakash Dubey, to surrender to the police.

Cops used Vikas Dubey: Wife

LUCKNOW:Twelve days after notorious Uttar Pradesh gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in a police encounter, his wife Richa Dubey has expressed faith in the judicial system and said she is confident of getting justice for her husband, who was "used and destroyed" by the police.

UP govt announces Rs 20K reward on Vikas Dubey's brother

LUCKNOW:The Yogi Adityanath government has announced a reward of Rs 20,000 on Deep Prakash Dubey, the brother of slain gangster Vikas Dubey.
Deep Prakash Dubey has been absconding since July 3 when the massacre took place in Bikru village of Kanpur district in which eight policemen were shot dead by Dubey and his gang.

Appalled Vikas Dubey was on bail despite so many cases: SC

NEW DELHI:The Supreme Court on Monday told the Uttar Pradesh government that it was "appalled" that gangster Vikas Dubey was released on bail despite so many cases registered against him, adding that it showcased the "institutional failure" to keep someone like him behind the bars.

Gangster Vikas Dubey died of 'haemorrhage, shock': Autopsy

KANPUR: The post-mortem report of gangster Vikas Dubey, the main accused in the ambush and murder of eight police officials in Bikru village, has revealed that Dubey died due to 'haemorrhage and shock' due to ante-mortem firearm injuries.

Vikas Dubey's financier arrested in Kanpur

KANPUR:Kanpur businessman Jai Bajpai, allegedly the financier of gangster Vikas Dubey, was arrested late on Sunday night for providing ammunition that was used in the Bikru village encounter that left eight policemen dead on July 3.

Punjab CM rules out Haryana type quota for Punjabis in jobs, says "It is unconstitutional"

CHANDIGARH: Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Sunday ruled out quota for the state’s youth in jobs, on the lines of Haryana, and said he did not think the neighbouring state’s recent decision in this regard would stand judicial scrutiny.

SHO, another policeman arrested for tipping off Dubey

KANPUR:The UP Police, on Wednesday, arrested suspended Chaubeypur Station Officer Vinay Tiwari who had allegedly helped gangster Vikas Dubey.
Sub-Inspector K.K. Sharma has also been arrested.

Vikas Dubey now carries a bounty of Rs 5L

LUCKNOW:The Yogi Adityanath government has increased the reward on gangster Vikas Dubey to Rs 5 lakh.

Vikas Dubey flees Faridabad hotel before police arrival

NEW DELHI:The Haryana Police have been put on high alert after reports of sighting of fugitive Vikas Dubey, responsible for the murder of eight policemen in Uttar Pradesh, in a Faridabad hotel, officials said on Wednesday.

Now Vikas' wife Richa also 'most wanted'

Dubey's accomplices: Police release pictures

KANPUR:The Kanpur police has released photograph of accomplices of Vikas Dubey who were a part of his team that attacked and killed eight policemen in Bikru village on Friday.
All the accomplices are absconding along with the gangster. One of them Daya Shankar Agnihotri was arrested on Sunday after a brief encounter.
The photographs are being released so that people can recognise them and inform the police," said the police spokesman.

Make call records of Vikas Dubey public: SP

LUCKNOW:The Samajwadi Party (SP) has demanded that the call detail records of gangster Vikas Dubey, the main accused in the killing of eight policemen in Kanpur, should be made public.