Kanpur: An accused of the Kanpur ambush within the future of which eight policemen had been killed by henchmen of slain gangster Vikas Dubey surrendered sooner than the Chaubepur police on Saturday in a dramatic formulation, carrying a confession placard and searching out for forgiveness for the crime.
In accordance to a senior officer, Umakant, alias Guddan, became accompanied by his partner, daughter and diverse members of the family on the time of his resign.
He came to the police build of residing carrying a confession placard and sought forgiveness from police, the officer acknowledged, adding that contributors of his family pleaded with them to avoid wasting his lifestyles. He became taken into custody and could well maybe be produced sooner than a court, he acknowledged.
The UP Special Job Power (STF) and the Kanpur police had been searching for Umakant since the ambush at Kanpur’s Bikru village on 3 July. They had raided several of his doubtless hideouts.
The Kanpur police in an announcement on Saturday claimed that his resign became the tip end result of their alertness and frequent raids that built stress on him.
Police acknowledged Umakant became carrying a cash reward of Rs 50,000 and confessed to the crime.
Within the future of questioning, he confessed that he resorted to indiscriminate firing on the police occasion alongside with Vikas Dubey and his mates Amar Dubey, Atul Dubey, Prem Kumar, Prabhat Mishra, who had been gunned down in separate police encounters, the liberate acknowledged.
Umakant acknowledged he felt he became accountable for the brutal killing of policemen and made up our minds to resign after going through gargantuan stress and frequent raids at every doubtless hideout, the press liberate acknowledged.
Umakant is one amongst the 9 accused who possess either been arrested or surrendered except now. A hunt is on for the varied six pleasant named accused.
Earlier, several aides of Vikas Dubey, at the side of Daya Shankar Agnihotri, Shyamu Bajpai, Jahan Yadav, Shashikant, Monu and Shivam Dubey had been arrested either by the UP STF or the Kanpur Police, while Gopal Saini surrendered sooner than a diverse court in Kanpur Dehat about 10 days ago.
Of us which could well maybe be peaceable at gargantuan are Chotu Shukla, Shiv Tewari, Vishnu Supreme friend Yadav, Ramu Bajpai, Hiru Dubey and Bal Govind.
As many as six prime accused – Vikas Dubey, Prabhat Mishra, Amar Dubey, Bauan Dubey, Prem Kumar Pandey and Atul Dubey – were gunned down in separate encounters since 3 July.