UP CMO murder: Shooters linked to Dy CMO Sachan
Two pistols used in killing Chief Medical Officer BP Singh have been recovered and the links of arrested shooters with Deputy CMO YS Sachan have been established digitally through their call records, a senior official said.
Lucknow: Two pistols used in killing Chief
Medical Officer B P Singh have been recovered and the links of
arrested shooters with Deputy CMO Y S Sachan have been
established digitally through their call records, a senior
official on Sunday said.
The pistols were recovered from three persons - R K Verma,
Vinod Sharma and Anand Tiwari - arrested by the STF on June
17, Cabinet Secretary Sahashank Shekhar Singh told reporters
He said Verma was a friend of Sachan on whose direction he
hired two shooters to kill the CMO, with whom the Deputy CMO
had some enmity due departmental rivalry.
The pistols and shells recovered from the spot of crime
matched as per the Forensic report and call details of the
trio from February were analysed and their link with Sachan
was digitally established, Singh said.
Besides, location of the three arrested has been
established, he said, adding the four voice recordings have
also been found to corroborate the fact.
During investigation, the name of a person, Saurabh
Khanna, who helped Sachan by giving him money has also come to
the fore, he said.
The trio earlier gave important inputs about the murder of
another CMO, Vinod Arya, who was killed on October 27 last
Sachan was the main accused in the murder of Singh, who
was shot dead by unidentified persons on April 2. Sachan was
found murdered inside district jail hospital on June 22 under