UP doctor’s murder: Father of prime accused arrested

  • | Tuesday | 26th September, 2023

LUCKNOW: Two days after a 53-year-old government doctor was beaten to death over a land dispute in Sultanpur, police on Monday arrested the father of the main accused, Ajay Narayan Singh, who is on the run. Police also announced a reward of Rs 50,000 on any information leading to his arrest.Sultanpur senior superintendent of police Somen Barma said that the main accused, who has three criminal cases registered against him, is on the run. The other two accused booked at the Kotwali police station for the doctors murder are unidentified persons.We have arrested Jagdish Narayan Singh, father of the main accused, said the officer.Meanwhile, city kotwali SHO Ramashish Upadhyay has been suspended for negligence.District magistrate Jasjeet Kaur said that the illegal property acquired by the main murder accused and his family members has been vacated.The family of the deceased has been provided security while financial assistance and a job have been offered to them, he added.On Saturday, the doctor, Ghanshyam Tiwari, was allegedly thrashed and sent home in an e-rickshaw after the brutal attack. The doctor fell unconscious a few minutes later and was taken to Sultanpur district hospital, where he was declared dead.In her complaint, the victims wife, Nisha Tiwari, said that the doctor had purchased two biswa of land from the main accuseds father, Jagdish Narayan Singh. Even after paying the full amount of Rs 50 lakh, we were not given possession of the land, she said.On Monday, police from several police stations and PAC personnel, along with the ADM (administration), SDM (sadar) and the ASP reached Narayanpur village with three JCB machines and removed encroachments worth over Rs 4 crore on the side of the Sultanpur-Varanasi highway. The land was illegally occupied by the accused.The administration and revenue officials also removed illegal encroachments on the land owned by the deceased doctor.We also published the following articles recentlyDoctor beaten to death over land dispute in Uttar Pradeshs SultanpurA 53-year-old government doctor was killed in Uttar Pradeshs Sultanpur over a land dispute. The doctor, Ghanshyam Tiwari, was allegedly beaten by a local resident, Ajay Narayan Singh. Singh sent the doctor home in an e-rickshaw after the attack, but the doctor fell unconscious and was declared dead upon arrival at the hospital. The police have revealed that the accused had three criminal cases registered against him, and they are currently investigating the incident.Main accused in Muzaffarpur hooch tragedy heldShivchandra Paswan, the main accused in the hooch tragedy in Muzaffarpur district, has been arrested and sent to jail. Two people died and two others lost their vision after consuming illicit liquor supplied by Shivchandra. The victims were admitted to hospitals, where two of them died. The other two individuals consumed the liquor and lost their vision the next day. The police are now searching for other liquor traders in the area and conducting raids to apprehend Shivchandras associates. Blood samples of the victims have also been taken.

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