March 1, 2021

Vikas Dubey case: Supreme Courtroom asks spouse of suspended SI to maneuver HC for cover



The Supreme Courtroom on Tuesday refused to entertain a plea searching for safety for a police officer who was suspended and arrested for his alleged function in passing on essential data abourt the raid to gangster Vikas Dubey and his aides. A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and Justices A S Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian requested the spouse of the suspended police officer to method the Allahabad Excessive Courtroom with the grievance.

Lawyer Ashwani Kumar Dubey appeared for Vinita Sirohi and mentioned that she has the apprehension that her husband Krishn Kumar Sharma, a sub-inspector with UP police, could also be eradicated by way of “unlawful and unconstitutional means”.

The highest courtroom requested the counsel to withdraw the plea and method the Excessive Courtroom.

Sub-inspector Sharma, together with three others, was suspended on July 5 for his alleged involvement in passing on data to Dubey about police motion in the direction of his home in Kanpur district to arrest him.

Dubey was killed in an encounter on July 10 after a police car carrying him from Ujjain to Kanpur allegedly met with an accident and he tried to flee from the spot in Bhauti space.

Eight policemen, together with DSP Devendra Mishra, have been ambushed in Bikru village in Chaubeypur space of Kanpur after they have been going to arrest Dubey and fell to the bullets fired by his males from rooftops shortly after midnight on July 3.

Sirohi, in her plea filed earlier than the apex courtroom, mentioned her husband was arrested on the bottom that he had knowledgeable the accused individuals in regards to the police raid at Bikru village.

Difficult the declare, the plea mentioned that Sharma, who’s at the moment in jail, was directed by his in-charge Vinay Tiwari, Station Officer of the Chaubeypur police station, to stay on the police station.

The plea mentioned Tiwari instructed Sharma that within the evening that he was stepping into a group to arrest a prison as per directions to him on the telephone, with additional directions to conduct a cross-checking on the GT crossing highway.

“It’s submitted that the additional judicial killings of accused reveals plentiful the conduct and modus operandi of all of the investigative companies liable for investigation of the current FIR.

“It’s clearly evident that the establishments tasked with the safety of regulation and order within the state have taken regulation into their very own palms and have been killing the accused individuals as quickly as arresting such individuals,” the plea mentioned.

The petition has sought safety of Sharma’s life assured underneath Article 21 of the Structure in addition to switch of the investigation to an unbiased investigative company.

Earlier, 5 members of Dubey’s gang have been killed in separate encounters.

On July 3, two of his associates – Prem Prakash Pandey and Atul Dubey – have been killed by police in an encounter in Kanpur.

On July eight the police killed one other aide – Amar Dubey – who carried a reward of Rs 50,000, in an encounter in Maudaha village in Hamirpur district.

On July 9, Dubey’s two extra aides, wished in reference to the Kanpur ambush, have been killed in separate encounters in Kanpura and Etawah districts.