Gangster Vikas Dubey, wanted in Kanpur ambush, arrested


India, Crime

There was a huge bounty on Vikas Dubey's head

Undated photo shows Vikas Dubey with his close aide Amar Dubey (L) who was killed in an encounter recently. PTI photo

Bhopal: Gangster Vikas Dubey, wanted in connection with the Kanpur ambush in which eight policemen were killed, was on Thursday arrested at Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh, an official said.

Eight policemen, including a deputy superintendent of police, were ambushed in Bikru village in the Chaubeypur area of Kanpur, where they had gone to arrest Vikas Dubey and fell to bullets fired from rooftops last Friday.