UP announces reward for info on Nandi attack case accused

Uttar Pradesh government today announced a cash reward of Rs one lakh each for information on two absconding accused in cabinet minister Nand Gopal Gupta Nandi attack case.

Last Updated: Jul 30, 2010, 00:39 AM IST

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government today
announced a cash reward of Rs one lakh each for information on
two absconding accused in cabinet minister Nand Gopal Gupta
Nandi attack case.

"The government has announced a reward of Rs one lakh
each for information on the whereabouts of Purushottam Dubey
and Manoj Kumar Pandey, who are hardcore criminals,"
Additional Director General of Police Brij Lal told reporters.

An explosion took place just outside the residence of
Nandi on July 12 which left two dead. The 36-year-old minister
and his guard were seriously injured in the blast which police
said were aimed at the minister.

The government had already announced a cash reward of Rs
2.5 lakh for information leading to the arrest of main accused
Rajesh Pilot.

-PTI