The Uttar Pradesh Particular Activity Drive (STF) has arrested prime accused Dhirendra Pratap Singh in reference to a case associated to the killing of a 46-year-old man at a gathering attended by senior administration and police officers right here two days in the past.
Jaiprakash alias Gama (46) was shot useless allegedly by Dhirendra Pratap Singh when the sub-divisional Justice of the Peace determined not go forward with the assembly resulting from a dispute between members of self-help teams who had gathered there.
An FIR was registered on this regard in opposition to 15-20 individuals on the grievance of the sufferer’s brother Chandrama. A complete of six individuals have been arrested and one other 5 detained in reference to the incident.
At the least 12 groups had been shaped to nab the accused, together with Dhirendra Pratap Singh, in response to the police, which has introduced a money reward of Rs 50,000 on their arrest.
The incident has snowballed into a serious political controversy after BJP MLA from Bariya meeting seat Surendra Singh got here out in help of the principle accused.
On Saturday, Surendra Singh visited Reoti Police Station with the members of the family of the accused, claiming that they’d additionally suffered accidents within the incident and an FIR ought to be registered on their grievance.