After criticism of the Uttar Pradesh government in the martyrdom of Subodh Kumar Singh, the state police officer, who was killed by a mob, the government has announced Jaithari-Kuraoli road after the deceased cop.
The road leading to the village of police officer Subodh Kumar Singh in Etah has been renamed to Shri Subodh
Kumar Singh Shahid Marg.
The state dispensation also announced that an educational institute will also be named after the cop.
The announcement was made after the family of Inspector Subodh Singh earlier on Thursday met with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and UP Director General of Police OP Singh at the official residence of Uttar Pradesh chief minister.
The state has already promised the family of the the police inspector, a financial aid of 50 lakh rupees.
Atul Garg, a minister in Uttar Pradesh government informed about the government’s decision to name a college and road in honour of the cop.
On December 3, Police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh and a few other policemen were trying to control the mob in Bulandshahr when they were outnumbered and the situation went out of control.
Mr Singh was hit with a stone by the mob, which went on to chase his SUV, corner it in the fields and shoot him dead A man was also killed in the violence.>