Kanpur encounter: Electricity snapped throughout raid, police suspect insider tipped-off Vikas Dubey
An investigation into the killing of eight police personnel in Kanpur by the henchmen of gangster Vikas Dubey throughout an ambush has raised suspicion if a police official had well informed Vikas Dubey in regards to the raid.
On July 3, when a police team had reached Bikru village – situated nearly 45 kilometres from the district headquarters of Kanpur – to arrest Dubey, the facility line of the village was snapped.
To examine the matter, police questioned the person chargeable for disconnecting the facility line of the realm on the time police reached the spot.
According to sources, the person confessed to having snapped the facility strains on directions by a caller who stated was calling from Chaubepur police station. The energy was then shut down.
The telephone number utilizing which the lineworker was contacted belongs to a police official, sources stated.
Meanwhile, Village SP Brajesh Kumar Srivastava has denied that police ordered to chop the facility supply throughout the raid.
Police have taken the substation’s SDO and one other worker into custody after a video surfaced.