Kanpur: Gangster Vikas Dubey, the main accused in Kanpur encounter case, was killed in a police encounter with Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) on Friday (July 10) morning.
Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) convey of 12 cars carrying gangster Vikas Dubey had arrived in Kanpur from Madhya Pradesh’s Ujjain on Friday morning. The convoy met with an accident after one of its car overturned near Barra in Kanpur.
Sources told Zee News that Dubey, who was inside the car, had tried to snatch weapons from UP STF officials, during which the car, which was speeding to the STF office, lost its control and turned turtle. The gangster tried to flee from the spot during which the STF shots fire on him.
The gangster was killed on the spot.