The district police late on Saturday evening (August 26) arrested three accused, who had been allegedly concerned in firing on a BJP leader right here on August 18, after an encounter in which two accused suffered accidents. They had been later admitted to SN Medical Faculty and Hospital in Agra.
“Police obtained info that the three accused had been passing by means of Transport Nagar space. Subsequently, Hariparvat police, SOG and surveillance group obtained energetic. These accused fired on the police group when requested to cease. Two of those accused had accidents in leg when police fired in self-defence” stated Agra deputy commissioner of police Suraj Rai.
“These accused had been wished in the daylight incident of firing on BJP leader Rakesh Kushwaha earlier this month. Kushwaha survived the assault and his kin lodged a case underneath part 307 (try and homicide) of Indian Penal Code towards Sunny, Shiva and Krishna alias Kanhaiyya, all residents of Hathras district, who had been arrested on Saturday evening,” stated station home officer, Hariparvat police station, Arvind Singh.