Police: Bajrang Dal Man Behind Kidnap, Killing of Twin Boys in MP
MP Police arrested six people on 24 February, in connection with the abduction and killing of two children from MP’s Chitrakoot. The arrests came amid protests against the killing of the children. Protests took place in MP’s Chitrakoot after two children who were abducted from a school bus in the district on 12 February were found dead in a river in Uttar Pradesh’s Banda on Sunday morning, 24 February.
Rewa IG Chanchal Shekhar said to ANI that the mastermind behind the crime was Vishnukant Shukla, the local area coordinator of the Bajrang Dal. The IG added that while Shukla was the mastermind, he didn’t directly participate in the crime. Police said that the primary accused was Vishnukant Shukla’s older brother Padam Shukla.
The police, in their statement to ANI, said that a bike and a car were used in the crime. The Rewa IG added that the words ‘Ram Rajya’ were written on the number plate of the bike and that the car used in the crime carried a BJP flag.…
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