Kanpur businessman Manish Gupta was murdered on the night of 27 September at the city's Hotel Krishna Palace.
Gorakhpur.Manish Gupta Murder Case News: The main accused of the Manish murder case, Inspector JN Singh and Phalmandi outpost in-charge Akshay Mishra were arrested by Gorakhpur police on Sunday evening.Both are being questioned by the team of Ramgarhtal and Crime Branch.Soon they will be handed over to the Kanpur SIT.In search of other accused, the police of Gorakhpur, as well as Kanpur district, are conducting raids.Several accused have been taken into custody to create pressure.SIT in-charge Additional Commissioner of Police, Kanpur Anand Prakash Tiwari has confirmed the arrest of both the accused.
16 teams of Gorakhpur and Kanpur police were engaged in search
Murdered inspector Jagat Narayan Singh resident of police station Musafirkhana district Amethi, sub-inspector Akshay Kumar Mishra resident of police station Narhi district Ballia, sub-inspector Vijay Yadav resident of police station Baksa district Jaunpur, sub-inspector Rahul Dubey resident of police station Kotwali countryside district Mirzapur, chief constable Kamlesh Singh Yadav resident of police station premises District Ghazipur, a case of murder of Manish Gupta has been registered against police station of Saidpur District Ghazipur, resident of constable civil police Prashant Kumar.For the arrest of the accused, 16 teams of Gorakhpur and Kanpur police were raiding for a week.
Kanpur Police had announced a reward of one lakh each
On October 9, Kanpur Police Commissioner Aseem Arun had increased the reward of Rs 25,000 to Rs 1 lakh announced on the accused.As the pressure of arrest of the accused increased from the government level, the police was interrogating the relatives and close relatives of the accused.
Inspector and outpost in-charge had arrived to surrender in court
Inspector JN Singh and Inspector Akshay Mishra reached Gorakhpur on the evening of 9 October with the intention of surrendering in court as the siege escalated.The crime branch team of Gorakhpur Police became active as soon as it was detected.On October 10, the police caught both of them.It is not yet confirmed from where both of them were caught.The crimebranch, as well as district police officers, are interrogating both. They will be handed over to SIT Kanpur by late evening. In a conversation with Dainik Jagran, a Gorakhpur police officer has confirmed the arrest of JN Singh and Akshay Mishra.
This is the case
On September 27, Manish Gupta, a businessman from Kanpur, had come to visit Gorakhpur with his two friends.In the night at Hotel Krishna Palace located in the planetarium, the police had beaten up Manish and his friends.Manish was killed by this.On the second day, on the complaint of Manish's wife Meenakshi, the police had registered a murder case against six police personnel, including the accused, Inspector Jagat Narayan Singh. Which is being investigated by SIT Kanpur.Under the leadership of Additional Commissioner of Police Kanpur Anand Prakash Tiwari, all the policemen were found guilty in the investigation of the SIT which reached Gorakhpur on October 2.After which raids were being conducted in search of the accused.
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