UP gangster Vikas Dubey arrested in Madhya Pradesh.
After days of chase the UP gangster Vikas Dubey is arrested in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh by the police personnel. Vikas Dubey was on a run after killing 8 Kanpur police personnel last week. He is arrested from outside the Mahakal temple in Ujjain. The UP police officially confirms the arrest of Vikas Dubey.
The culprit of the sensational killing of 8 Kanpur cops, Vikas Dubey was chased by the police across states since last week. After 5 days of hide and seek chase Vikas Dubey was nabbed by the Ujjain police outside the Mahakal temple.
According to sources, Vikas Dubey came to offer prayers to Mahakal and was buying offerings to take inside the temple when the shopkeeper recognised him. The shopkeeper then informed the security guards about the same and the guards informed the Ujjain police. After his arrest, Vikas Dubey was seen shouting “Main Vikas Dubey Hoon, Kanpur Wala” (I am Vikas Dubey from Kanpur).
“Vikas Dubey was going to Ujjain Mahakal temple when he was identified by security personnel. Police were informed and he confessed his identity after being pushed for it. He has been apprehended by the police and his interrogation is underway,” says Ashish Singh, Ujjain Collector.
Shivraj Singh Chouhan Informs Yogi Adityanath.
The DGP of Madhya Pradesh, Vivek Johri informed Shivraj Singh Chouhan, CM of Madhya Pradesh about Vikas Dubey’s arrest. After receiving the confirmation of Dubey’s arrest, Shivraj Singh Chouhan has spoken to his UP counterpart Yogi Adityanath informing him about the arrest.
Madhya Pradesh CM also congratulated the Ujjain police for their alertness. He tweets, “those who think that Mahakaal will wash off their sins do not know Mahakaal at all. Our government will never spare any criminal.”
Madhya Pradesh Home Minister, Narottam Mishra says that the arrest of Vikas Dubey was possible because of alertness of the police. “Madhya Pradesh Police was on high alert when we got intel that Vikas Dubey could be headed to MP. As soon as we got information of his presence at the Mahakal temple, he was arrested. We have informed the UP Police of the arrest, their officers will be coming here. Further information will be released after that,” says Narottam Mishra.
Vikas Dubey to be handed to UP police.
Dubey is currently taken to the Ujjain Mahakal police station. The Ujjain police is taking necessary steps to hand him over to the Uttar Pradesh police. After the approval of transit remand to face the law Vikas Dubey will be handed to UP police.
After killing 8 Kanpur cops who went to arrest Vikas Dubey to the Bikru village in Chaubeypur area of Kanpur, the notorious gangster was on the run. The UP police launched a massive hunt to arrest Vikas Dubey after the massacre of 8 Kanpur cops. The UP police also announced a bounty of Rs 1 lakh which was later increased to Rs 5 lakh.