Kanpur: Eight Uttar Pradesh policemen shot dead by criminals in Kanpur
According to PTI twitter handle, 8 UP cops, including deputy SP, killed in encounter in Kanpur while trying to arrest history sheeter facing 60 criminal cases: Police Said.
while ANI writes, Eight Policemen who lost their lives after being fired upon by criminals in Kanpur today are — CO Devendra Kumar Mishra, SO Mahesh Yadav, Chowki Incharge Anup Kumar, Sub-Inspector Nebulal, Constables Sultan Singh, Rahul, Jitendra and Bablu.
people called it blackship in judiciary who support such criminals which gives courage to kill cops.
Visuals from a nearby hospital showed ambulances bringing in wounded policemen. A road taken by the policemen when they were attacked is splattered with blood.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath condoled the deaths and asked for a report on the incident. The UP police chief has been directed to take strict action against criminals, said a statement from the Chief Minister’s office.
Police sources said Vikas Dubey has a long history of crime, including an alleged role in the murder of a BJP politician in 2001; he was acquitted in that case.