Cop probed Akhlaq case killed by mob

Slain cop Subodh Kumar Singh’s wife alleged that her husband’s murder was a pre-planned conspiracy While talking to reporters she said Subodh used to get death threats. As per officials, SHO Kumar was trying to control the wild mob and was wounded in the head with a stone. Although the driver tried to take him to a hospital in the vehicle, the mob chased the car and shot the police officer after cornering it in a field. Two people have been arrested in connection with the killing, while five others have been detained. The First Information Report lodged in the case lists 27 people and has around 60 unnamed accused, say reports. Another FIR has also been registered – regarding alleged cattle slaughter that preceded the Bulandshahr violence.

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Source of information News Report Place of incident Highway
Number of victims 1 Identity of victim Public servant/Bureaucrat
Location of incident Highway perpetrator Religion Hindu
perpetrator Organizational Right Wing Hindutva Was cross FIR filed 0
Details of the FIR

The First Information Report lodged in the case lists 27 people and has around 60 unnamed accused, say reports. Another FIR has also been registered – regarding alleged cattle slaughter that preceded the Bulandshahr violen

Investigating agency State police Victim's lawyer
Role of police Need confirmation :Police is killed in violence Current status Under investigation
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Date of incident: December 03, 2018
Nature of Violence
  • Encounter killing/Attack
  • Murder/Lynch
  • Causal factors
  • Cow Related Violence
  • Name of the victim : Subodh Kumar Singh
    Name of Perpetrator Yogesh Raj and 26 others
    State Uttar Pradesh
    District/City Bulandshahr
    Party In Power / Incidents BJP - Bharatiya Janata Party
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