The Uttar Pradesh gangster is reportedly killed following an encounter. According to news sources, Vikas Dubey was being brought to Kanpur from Madhya Pradesh on Friday morning and that a car in the police convoy overturned. It was Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force that was bringing him back.
Police say that Dubey killed in encounter as he was trying to flee. “Gangster Vikas Dubey killed in encounter when he tried to flee after road accident,” PTI quoted Mohit Agarwal, IG, Kanpur.
“Gangster Vikas Dubey attempted to flee after the car overturned. Police tried to make him surrender, during which he fired at the policemen,” ANI quoted SP Kanpur West as saying.
More details are awaited.