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Cops fired at Vikas Dubey in self defence: UP govt to Supreme Court – Daily Mail India

New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh authorities has knowledgeable the Supreme Court that the UP Police fired again at gangster Vikas Dubey in self defence after he tried to escape and that this case is diametrically totally different from the Hyderabad encounter case.

In an affidavit, the UP authorities mentioned “The facts of the present case are completely and diametrically different from facts emerging in an incident which took place in Hyderabad.” The state authorities by a 4-level chart chalked out the distinction between the Hyderabad encounter case and the shootout that killed Dubey.

On July 15, the Supreme Court hinted that it might appoint a committee to inquire into the killing of Dubey and his associates. “We will tell you what we are going to do. This is something we have already done in the Hyderabad matter,” mentioned the Chief Justice S.A. Bobde, heading a 3-decide bench. The prime court docket had sought a response from the UP authorities.

The affidavit mentioned the Telangana authorities has not responded by appointing a judicial fee, however in the Kanpur incident the UP authorities has constituted a judicial enquiry fee suo moto inside days of the incident. “In Kanpur incident the state of UP has also constituted Special Investigation Team to find out the facts regarding the criminals behind the incident and their nexus with other persons”, mentioned the affidavit.

The apex court docket in December 2019, had constituted a 3-member fee headed by its former decide Justice V S Sirpurkar, to inquire into “circumstances in which” 4 males accused of raping and killing a veterinary surgeon in Hyderabad had been killed in an “encounter” with police.

According to the UP authorities, the motive of Dubey was not solely to flee but additionally kill the policemen to create terror in the minds of the individuals in addition to police. “Vikas Dubey and his gang members also brutally cut the Circle Officer’s leg after shooting him dead. All the bullets were fired on the police party from point-blank range”, mentioned the affidavit.

Justifying using JCB, the UP authorities mentioned, “the police team raided his (Dubey) house and it found large number of deadly weapons, cartridges, bombs, explosives etc were embedded inside the walls, floors, gaps in ceiling of the house and plastered with light mud. In the process of excavating the weapons and explosives from hollow walls of the house, the load bearing capacity of the walls reduced. Building became insecure for further recovery. Hence JCB machine was used for further recovery. In the process of recovery some part of the building collapsed.”

The UP authorities knowledgeable the apex court docket that Dubey brutally massacred eight policemen utilizing 90 criminals of his gang after which mutilated the our bodies. Dubey was serving a life sentence and he was out on parole when this bloodbath occurred on July 2.

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