An­other ac­cused sur­faces in video

Mail Today - - NEWS - By Ashutosh Mishra & Arvind Ojha in Bu­land­shahr

A DAY af­ter the prime ac­cused ac­tivist ap­peared in a video claim­ing in­no­cence in the Bu­land­shahr mob vi­o­lence, an­other man wanted by po­lice has sur­faced in a sim­i­lar man­ner.

In the video, lo­cal BJP leader Shikhar Agar­wal, who is also named in the FIR, is heard blam­ing the slain po­lice in­spec­tor, Su­bodh Ku­mar Singh, for the vi­o­lence which erupted around

Claims in­no­cence, blames slain cop

a po­lice post over al­leged cow slaugh­ter.

The Ut­tar Pradesh Po­lice spe­cial in­ves­ti­ga­tion team and spe­cial task force are car­ry­ing out searches to ar­rest the prime ac­cused Ba­jrang Dal leader Yo­gesh Raj and Agrawal.

In the videos re­leased on the so­cial me­dia, both have blamed the slain cop for be­ing cor­rupt and ig­nor­ing the com­plaints of cow slaugh­ter.

While searches to nab the two are be­ing car­ried, the In­dia To­day TV has learned from the sources that po­lice has iden­ti­fied an­other ac­cused who may prob­a­bly have fired at the in­spec­tor with his per­sonal .32 bore pis­tol and not the ser­vice re­volver.

The spe­cial in­ves­ti­ga­tion team has is­sued a What­sApp num­ber (9454457653) ap­peal­ing peo­ple

Ac­cused Yo­gesh Raj (L) and Shikhar Agar­wal. (R)

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