One extra policeman wished in reference to the killing of Kanpur-based businessman Manish Gupta was arrested from Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur on Wednesday, officers stated.
Head Constable Kamlesh Kumar Yadav was arrested on a tip off when he was going to give up within the court docket, Additional Director General (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar stated.
On Tuesday, the police had arrested sub-inspector Rahul Dubey and constable Prashant Kumar whereas on Sunday inspector JN Singh and sub-inspector Akshay Mishra, who have been each beneath suspension, have been arrested by police.
Manish Gupta, a 36-year-old property seller, was allegedly thrashed by policemen in a Gorakhpur lodge final month, resulting in his loss of life.
The Kanpur Police had initially introduced a reward of Rs 25,000 for info resulting in the arrest of the six policemen allegedly concerned in Gupta’s killing however the quantity was elevated to Rs 1 lakh on Saturday.
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