Bulandshahr Violence Probe: DSP Rank Officer, Two police Officials Transferred
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Bulandshahr, December 8: After the tragic Bulandshahr violence, Sitapur SP Prabhakar Chaudhary has been appointed as new SSP Bulandshahr. Chaudhary will replace Krishna Bahadur Singh who has now been transferred to DGP Headquarters, Lucknow. UP government has also transferred two other policemen, The circle officer of Siana Satya Prakash has been transferred to Moradabad's police training centre while the local chowki in-charge Suresh Kumar has been transferred to Lalitpur district. Did Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh Fire at Sumit Before Being Lynched? Video Capturing His Final Moments Out.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday said that the incident was an accident and the death of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh was not a case of mob lynching. He added law is taking its course and the accused will not be spared. Yogi Adityanath's First Public Reaction to Bulandshahr Mob Violence: 'What Happened Was an Accident'.

“Uttar Pradesh mein mob lynching ki koi ghatna nahi hai, ek. Bulandshahr ki ghatna ek durghatna hai, aur isme kanoon apna karya kar raha hai. Koi bhi doshi baksha nahi jayega. Illegal slaughtering, keval cow hatya hi nahi, illegal slaughtering poore UP mein ban hai and DM, SP uske prati poore jawabdeyi honge (There is no mob lynching in UP. The incident in Bulandshahr is an accident, and the law is taking its course none of the accused would be spared. illegal slaughtering, not just cow slaughtering, is ban in the entire state and DM and SP will be answerable),” Adityanath said while speaking at the Jagran Forum in Delhi.

Earlier on Monday, a mob of around 400 people violently rampaged in Siyana village after cattle carcasses were found in the nearby village. The ensuing violence in Bulandshahr claimed the life of a senior police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh and Sumit Kumar, a local resident. So far, the UP police have booked 90 people for the violence but the prime accused Yogesh Raj is still absconding.