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Vikas Dubey left his family in lurch, claims his wife

Slain gangster Vikas Dubey might have acquired several SUVs and properties and live in his kothi (bungalow) with pride from the wealth he had amassed from the world of crime, his wife has a different story to tell the world. Vikas Dubey’s wife Richa has said that her family has been left in the lurch...

SC approves panel for Vikas Dubey encounter probe

Former Supreme Court judge BS Chauhan has been. appointed as the chairman of the three-member inquiry commission on the killing of eight policemen in Kanpur and the .subsequent encounter gangster Vikas Dubey and five of his alleged associates. The same has been approved by the Supreme Court.(Vikas Dubey Chief Justice SA Bobde instructed the inquiry...

UP police arrests slain gangster Vikas Dubey’s aide, accomplice

After being detained for 15 days, slain gangster Vikas Dubey’s close aide Jai Bajpai and one of his accomplices were arrested on Monday morning, police said. The arrests were made on charges of criminal conspiracy and helping Dubey in his nefarious design by providing him cash and cartridges hours before the Bikru village ambush, in...

Include retired SC judge, police officer in committee probing Vikas Dubey encounter: SC tells UP govt

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to consider adding a former apex court judge and a retired police officer in the inquiry committee which is probing the encounter of gangster Vikas Dubey. The top court also said it was “appalled” that the gangster got bail despite so many cases against him....

Encounter of gangster Vikas Dubey not fake, UP police tells SC

The death of Uttar Pradesh gangster Vikas Dubey, while he was in the custody of the state police, was not a “fake encounter”, the UP police have told the Supreme Court. The UP police in an affidavit said “the state authorities acted as per law and Supreme Court guidelines”. Vikas Dubey was shot dead while...

UP govt to file status report in SC on encounter of Vikas Dubey & his aides

The Uttar Pradesh government told the Supreme Court Tuesday that it would file a status report on encounters of gangster Vikas Dubey and his associates. A bench headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde said it may consider appointing a committee headed by a former judge to inquire into the encounters of Dubey, his aides as...

Gangster Vikas Dubey’s aide arrested by Maharashtra police

Day after the killing of gangster Vikas Dubey in an encounter, Maharashtra Police has arrested one of the accused in the Kanpur ambush case in which 8 police personnel were gunned down earlier this month. The Juhu ATS on Saturday launched a search on a hideout in Thane area after receiving a tip-off and nabbed...

ED initiates probe into assets of gangster Vikas Dubey, his associates

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has started an investigation into the properties of Vikas Dubey, who was killed by the Uttar Pradesh Police in an encounter in Kanpur on Friday, and the gangster’s associates. Vikas Dubey was shot dead by police, who claimed he was trying to flee after the car carrying him on an overnight...

Gangster Vikas Dubey killed in encounter a day after his arrest

Gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter after a road accident on Friday morning while being taken to Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh from Madhya Pradesh—where he was arrested yesterday, police said. Vikas Dubey snatched the gun of a policeman and tried to run but was surrounded, the police said, asserting that they had tried...

Vikas Dubey is connected to Samajwadi Party, claims gangster’s mother

Gangster Vikas Dubey’s mother Sarla Devi on Thursday said that her son, arrested for the Kanpur ambush, is with the Samajwadi Party, a claim denied by the party. Dubey was arrested in Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain on Thursday after a six-day manhunt following the Kanpur ambush in which eight policemen were gunned down. Earlier, in a...

Gangster Vikas Dubey arrested from temple in Ujjain, MP

Gangster Vikas Dubey was finally nabbed from a temple in Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday. Dubey was absconding since he and his henchmen killed eight policemen who went to arrest him. Dubey was reportedly identified by a shopkeeper in the area and said to be moving around without a mask in the temple vicinity...

Close aide of Vikas Dubey killed in an encounter by UP police

Amar Dubey, a close aide of gangster Vikas Dubey, who killed an unprecedented number of eight policemen in Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh in a raid gone wrong to arrest him, was shot in an “encounter” on Wednesday by the Uttar Pradesh police. Amar Dubey was shot dead in Hamirpur. He was trying to escape to...