A particular police group left for Punjab on Monday to take custody of mafia don and Bahujan Samaj Celebration MLA Mukhtar Ansari and convey him again from the Ropar jail to Uttar Pradesh’s Banda jail. Inspector Normal Chitrakoot Ok. Satyanarayana stated, “After reaching Ropar in Punjab, the group will full the paper formalities to take his custody and convey him again. Ample safety pressure is being despatched to carry him again to UP safely.”
A medical check-up of Mukhtar Ansari can also be accomplished in Punjab earlier than bringing him again to the Banda Jail.
On reaching the Banda jail, he’ll go for necessary RT-PCR check and will probably be quarantined in a secluded high-security cell within the Banda jail.
The IG stated that safety within the jail has been beefed up and extra pressure can be deployed on the predominant gate of the jail and surrounding areas.
Excessive alert has been sounded in Banda and adjoining districts.
“A watch will probably be stored on all inns and visitor homes to control guests,” he added.
On March 26, the Supreme Court docket had ordered the Punjab authorities handy over Mukhtar Ansari again to Uttar Pradesh Police inside two weeks, ignoring pleas of the Punjab authorities.
The Division of House and Justice, Punjab authorities had lastly written to the Extra Chief Secretary House, Avanish Awasthi, on April three to make appropriate preparations for handing over Mukhtar Ansari to Uttar Pradesh Police earlier than April eight.
In the meantime, a Particular Investigation Workforce (SIT), shaped to research mafia don’s personal bulletproof luxurious ambulance case, arrested his henchman Shoaib a.ok.a Bobby from Barabanki.
Shoaib’s title had figured within the homicide of Lucknow Jail Superintendent R.Ok. Tiwari in 1999. He was, nevertheless, let off by the courtroom for need of proof.
The SIT suspects that Shoaib might need helped the mafia don to get the ambulance registered in Barabanki. The SIT can be maintaining a watch on his different henchmen who used to frequent the Ropar Jail to satisfy Ansari.
Alternatively, Barabanki police reached Mau and grilled BJP chief and proprietor of Shyam Sanjeevani Hospital Dr. Alka Rai for 2 hours. Mafia don’s ambulance is registered within the title of her hospital.
In the meantime, the ambulance used to ferry gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari to a Mohali courtroom, was discovered deserted exterior a roadside eatery on the Chandigarh-Nangal freeway in Punjab’s Rupnagar district.
The police stated they’ve taken the automobile of their custody.
Rupnagar Deputy Superintendent of Police T.S. Gill advised reporters that, “We’ve taken the ambulance in our custody.”
The police stated they received data that the ambulance bearing a registration variety of Uttar Pradesh was mendacity deserted on the roadside.