Hindu leader murder: SP man, 3 others booked
Basti: A local Samajwadi Party leader, his
father and two others were on Tuesday booked for their alleged
involvement in the killing of the state coordinator of a Hindu
youth group, police said.
Vishnu Dutt Ojha was killed last night by some persons
leading to skirmishes between Hindu Yuva Vahini members and SP
workers. Among the accused is district SP secretary Dhanshyam
Mishra, they said.
The FIR was registered on the complaint filed by the
victim's brother, Superintendent of Police Rajesh Modak said,
adding, teams have been constituted for arrest of the accused.
Earlier, the body of Ojha was cremated amidst tension.
BJP MP Yogi Adityanath, Congress MP Jagdambika Pal and others
attended the last rites.