atiq ahmed murder caseAfter gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed and his brother Ashraf Ahmed were shot dead in Prayagraj, AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi termed the incident as a brutal murder and said those who are celebrating the killing are vultures.
Addressing media persons on Sunday (April 16) morning, Owaisi said, “The BJP government of Uttar Pradesh has a role in this. There should be an inquiry under the supervision of the Supreme Court and a committee should be formed. should not be done.” Committee. It was a ‘sold-blooded’ murder.
He further said, “How did they (the killers) get those weapons? … Why were they raising religious slogans after killing them? What would you call them if not terrorists? Would you call them patriots? Those celebrating the incident People are vultures.” ..” He said the incident raises a big question on the law and order situation. The AIMIM chief questioned whether people have lost faith in the country’s constitution and law and order after the incident. They said.
Demand for resignation of CM Yogi
Owaisi further demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. ,
Slogans of Jai Shri Ram were raised:
“Atiq and his brother were in police custody. They were handcuffed. JSR (Jai Shri Ram) slogans were also raised. Killing of both is Yogi’s failure of law and order. Even those celebrating encounter raj are guilty of this murder. are responsible for.” Owaisi added.
Days after Atiq Ahmed’s son Asad was killed in an encounter in Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi, his brother Ashraf Ahmed, a gangster-turned-politician, was killed on Saturday while being taken for a medical examination in Prayagraj.
Cases against Atiq Ahmed:
Atiq Ahmed was also an accused in the 2005 Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA Raju Pal murder case and the Umesh Pal murder case in February this year. UP Police has so far arrested a total of 3 shooters in this incident. Following the incident, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in a late night meeting directed state police officers to be on high alert and ensure law and order across the state.
According to a statement from the Chief Minister’s Office, “UP CM Yogi Adityanath has directed the police officers to be vigilant, maintain peace, law and order in the state and not cause any trouble to the public.” Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered a high-level inquiry into the matter.
Officials said, “CM Yogi immediately called a high-level meeting and ordered a high-level inquiry into the entire matter.” The Chief Minister also gave instructions to set up a three-member judicial commission (Judicial Inquiry Commission) in the matter.
Officials said that the Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday imposed Section 144 of CrPC in all the districts, following which Atiq Ahmed Ashraf Ahmed was shot dead in Prayagraj. Soon after gangster-turned-mafia Atiq Ahmed and his brother Ashraf were shot dead in Prayagraj, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said crime in the state has reached its peak and “criminals” need to be punished. Morale has dropped. Crime has reached its peak in UP and the morale of the criminals is high. Despite being in the security circle, when someone can be killed in public, then the condition of the general public can be guessed. (alleged encounter killings), an atmosphere of fear is being created among the public. Looks like some people are deliberately creating such an atmosphere,” Akhilesh Yadav tweeted.
(with inputs from agencies)