New Delhi: The police team had gone to raid an area in Bikaru village in search of history sheeter Vikas Dubey when it come under fire from the criminals. This resulted in the deaths of eight policemen, which, besides the Deputy SP, also included SO Shivrajpur Mahesh Yadav, one sub-inspector and five constables. four other police personnel were also injured.
Following the incident, the criminals were able to escape from the spot. Senior officers, including Senior Superintendent of Police and Inspector General are present at the crime scene.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed condolences to the family of the deceased police personnel, also directing DGP HC Awasthi to take strict action against the criminals and sought a report into the incident.
CM Yogi Adityanath has expressed his condolence to the families of the 8 Police personnel who lost their lives after being fired upon by criminals in Kanpur. He has directed DGP HC Awasthi to take strict action against criminals, he also sought report of the incident.