- Driver Salim was arrested from Lucknow during the encounter
- During interrogation, Salim revealed that he was close to Mukhtar.
- So far ten people have been named in the ambulance scandal
Abhishek Jaiswal, Varanasi
The action of the UP government is going on against the close relatives of Mukhtar Ansari, the Bahubali MLA of Mau Sadar seat of Uttar Pradesh. In the ambulance registration case on fake documents, Salim, a close aide of Mukhtar and the driver of the ambulance, was arrested by the Special Task Force (STF) team from Lucknow on Tuesday. The Varanasi unit of UP STF has carried out this operation after getting information from the sources.
Salim, who was absconding in the ambulance case, had a reward of 25 thousand. The police was looking for him after the case registered in Mau district of UP. But Salim was on the run since the ambulance incident. According to the press release issued by the UP STF, Salim was hiding in the Jankipuram area of Lucknow since the incident. Which was arrested by the team of UP STF on Tuesday.
So far ten named in the ambulance scandal
In the case of registration of ambulance on the basis of fake documents, the UP Police has so far registered a case against 10 people. So far five people have been arrested in this case by the police. These include Mukhtar’s close friends Anand, Rajnath, Dr. Alka Rai, Shesh Nath Rai.
Police declared the name of 25 thousand on them
After the arrest of Salim, now the police are looking for the accused Mujahid and Shahid in this case. The police is declaring a reward of 25-25 thousand on both of them. The police are continuously raiding all the places for their arrest.