News Desk, Amar Ujala, Lucknow
Published by: Vikas Kumar
Wednesday, 27 October 2021 Updated to 10:57 PM IST
– Interview with ATF ASP Vishal Vikram team at Ghaila area in Madiunvu, Lucknow.
– A carbine 30mm, two pistols, a pistol, a bike and a large amount of cartridges were seized.
BJP leader Jitram Munda was shot dead at a bridge in Jharkhand.
Killed shooters Alisher (left) and Bannu (right)
– Photo: Amar Ujala
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STF launched an investigation after receiving information that he was hiding in Uttar Pradesh. The two exchanged fire with the STF on Wednesday evening. According to STF ADG Amitabh Yash, a carbine 30mm, two pistols, a pistol, a bike and a large quantity of cartridges were seized from the thugs. According to police, the two were sharp shooters for the Mukhtar Ansari gang. Their search went on for a long time.
According to STF ADG Amitabh Yash, the culprit who died in the encounter was Alisher alias Dr Azamgarh resident of Devgaon. BJP leader Jitram Munda is accused in the September 22 murder case in Ranchi. According to ADG Amitabh Ash, the STF had been keeping a close watch on the two miscreants for the past several days and it was learned on Wednesday that they were both hiding in the capital Lucknow. According to this information, when the UP STF raided to capture them, they opened fire on the STF team near Ghaila Bridge in Mandya and both the thugs tried to escape. Both were seriously wounded in the counter-fire during this sequence. Both were rushed to Bhaurao Dior’s Hospital for treatment. Doctors there confirmed he was dead.
Carbine, 9mm pistol seized
Both the miscreants were killed in an encounter with STF ASP Vishal Vikram Singh’s team on Wednesday evening. Police seized 30mm carbine, 9mm pistol, 32 bore pistol, pistol, bike and heavy cartridges from the two. According to ASP, Alisher alias Doctor is a renowned shooter with a lakh reward. His goal is precise. He kills betel nuts not only in Uttar Pradesh but also in other nearby provinces.