Three persons were arrested on Thursday from Ambedkarnagar district in connection with the killing of Ram Mohan Gupta, a witness in the murder case of Hindu Yuva Vahini leader Ram Babu Gupta.
BJP leader Pankaj Singh was on Saturday prevented from going to trouble-torn Tanda town of Ambedkarnagar district here.
Family of Hindu Yuva Vahini leader, whose murder had triggered large scale protests in Tanda town, accused a local SP MLA of conspiring in murder.
Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Parishad chairman Ganesh Shanker Pandey directed state govt to inquire into murder of Hindu Yuva Vahini leader in Ambedkar Nagar and extend suitable financial assistance.
Alleging law and order crisis in Uttar Pradesh, BJP on Thursday burnt an effigy of the state government here and demanded CBI inquiry into the murder of a Hindu Yuva Vahini (HYV) leader.
Policemen were attacked and government property damaged as violence broke out in Uttar Pradesh`s Ambedkarnagar distrct after a Hindu leader was shot dead.
An FIR was registered against local Samajwadi Party
leader Dhanshyam Mishra, his father, two brothers and two more
persons in connection with the killing.
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