Kanpur Encounter

Kanpur ambush: Another accused carrying cash reward of Rs 50,000 arrested

Ram Singh Yadav is being interrogated by a team of senior officers to gain information about those who were behind the ambush.

published on : 3rd August 2020

Kanpur encounter: Family claims slain sharpshooter Prabhat Mishra was a minor

While the police mentioned he is 20, his family has come out with his documents including his Adhaar card and mark sheet to claim that Prabhat was just 17.

published on : 15th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: Sharp-edged weapons, guns used to kill 8 policemen, reveals autopsy report

ADG Prashant Kumar said that the slain gangster Vikas Dubey also looted the arms of the policemen after killing them.

published on : 14th July 2020

Kanpur ambush: Gangster Vikas Dubey wanted to surprise Police with ‘big action’

The gangster, however, met a similar gruesome incident a week later on July 10 when he fell to STF bullets.

published on : 13th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: SIT probing police's 'connivance' with Vikas Dubey to visit Bikru village

The SIT will submit its report by July 31 after looking into all the angles, studying all related documents and spot inspection in Kanpur, it said.

published on : 12th July 2020

Ethics of encounter energise up crimescape

In  the heartland’s badlands where crime writes the curriculum, caste is the syllabus and murder writes the chapters, the police write the exams.

published on : 12th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: Two persons arrested for helping two wanted criminals hide in Gwalior

The arrested persons have been identified as -- Om Prakash Pandey and Anil Pandey who helped to hide two wanted criminals -- Shashikant Pandey and Shivam Dubey. Further action is being taken.

published on : 11th July 2020

Kanpur encounter case: Police arrest gangster Vikas Dubey in Ujjain, to be brought back in UP

While he has been handed over to a Uttar Pradesh police team after he admitted his crime, he will be brought to Kanpur by road.

published on : 9th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: Four aides of Vikas Dubey arrested, UP gangster spotted at Faridabad

Three persons close to Dubey have been arrested from Faridabad in a joint operation by Uttar Pradesh STF and local crime branch team, a senior official said.

published on : 8th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: Three more policemen suspended on charges of spying for gangster Dubey

The three suspensions are in addition to that of Chaubeypur police station in-charge Vinay Tiwari who was suspended on Saturday on suspicion of being the criminal’s informer.

published on : 7th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: 3 more cops suspended for playing gangster Dubey’s moles

Meanwhile, the cash reward for the information leading to the arrest of Vikas Dubey has been increased to Rs 2.5 lakh.

published on : 6th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: Three cops suspended, reward for Vikas Dubey's arrest increased to Rs 2.5 lakh

An FIR would also be lodged against the policemen and they would face further action if their involvement is proved during the course of inquiry.

published on : 6th July 2020

Police team headed unprepared into 'darkness' of trap: Cop who survived Kanpur encounter

Bithoor PS station officer Kaushalendra Pratap Singh said that Dubey's gang had been briefed about the imminent police raid and made preparations, even arranging the lighting.

published on : 5th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: Gangster Vikas Dubey's accomplice nabbed in police operation

As per the police sources, Daya Shankar Agnihotri alias Kallu, 42, a close aide of Dubey, sustained a bullet injury in his right left knee in the retaliatory firing by the police team. 

published on : 5th July 2020

Kanpur encounter: Autopsy suggests cops massacred in gruesome manner, possible use of AK-47 rifle

Kanpur IG Mohit Agarwal on Saturday said that the pattern of attack was similar to that of Naxals.

published on : 4th July 2020
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