Vikas Dubey

  • Another Vikas Dubey accomplice arrested
    Kanpur, July 24 (IANS): The Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) has arrested Shivam Dubey, another aide of slain gangster Vikas Dubey who killed eight policemen in an ambush on July 3 in Bikru village. ASP, STF, Vishal Vikram Singh said that 24-year-old Shivam Dubey was present on the day of the ambush as per electronic evidences and also the statements given by other members of the gang who have been arrested earlier. Shivam was arrested on Thursday night from near Ghadi soap
  • UP gangster Vikas Dubey killed in encounter while being taken to Kanpur
    New Delhi, July 10 (PTI): Gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter on Friday after a police vehicle carrying him from Ujjain to Kanpur met with an accident and he tried to escape from the spot in Bhauti area, a senior police official said.   "Dubey was injured in the encounter and he was declared dead in the hospital," Additional Director General of Police Kanpur range, J N Singh said.   After the accident, Dubey snatched the pistol of an Special
  • Priyanka Gandhi demands CBI probe in Vikas Dubey case
    New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) After the arrest of Vikas Dubey in Ujjain, the Congress has upped its ante on the Yogi Government, party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday demanded a CBI inquiry into the whole case.   Priyanka Gandhi said in order to reveal the nexus between the criminal and the higher ups, an inquiry by the CBI was necessary.   In her tweets in Hindi Priyanka said, "After the heinous murders in Kanpur, the promptness with which the
  • Gangster Vikas Dubey, wanted for Kanpur ambush, arrested from Ujjain
    Lucknow/Ujjain, July 9 (IANS) Dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey, who has been on the run for nearly a week after the killing of eight police personnel in Kanpur, was finally arrested on Thursday from inside the Mahakaal temple in Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh.   According to sources, Dubey reached the temple around 8 a.m and then informed the security men about his identity and asked them to inform the police.   The Uttar Pradesh Police has officially confirmed the arrest o
  • Vikas Dubey now carries a bounty of Rs 2.5 lakh
    Lucknow, July 6 (IANS): The Yogi Adityanath government has increased the reward on the head of gangster Vikas Dubey to Rs 2.5 lakh.   Dubey, who is the main accused in the killing of eight police personnel in Kanpur on Friday, is absconding after the incident.   The government had earlier announced a reward of Rs 50,000 for anyone who gave information about Dubey's whereabouts. The amount was later increased to Rs one lakh.   Uttar Pradesh Director
  • UP authorities begin demolition of Vikas Dubey's village house
    Kanpur, July 4 (IANS): A day after eight police personnel were shot dead by history-sheeter Vikas Dubey and his gang in Bikru village under Chaubeypur police circle in Kanpur, authorities on Saturday reached the village along with a team and started to demolish the well-fortified house of the gangster.   It was learnt that police had got Vikas Dubey's father and his family along with servants to vacate the premises and cordoned off an area of 50 metre around the house be