Lucknow. The Uttar Pradesh government has removed the Superintendent of Police there within a month and a half of the Lakhimpur Kheri violence and posted a new superintendent of police in his place. The government on Friday night reshuffled the work of three officers of the Indian Police Service (IPS) and assigned the responsibility to the new officer in Lakhimpur Kheri.
The government has appointed Sanjeev Suman, a 2014 batch IPS officer posted in the Lucknow Police Commissionerate, as the Superintendent of Police of Lakhimpur Kheri, while the Superintendent of Police there, IPS Vijay Dhull of the 2012 batch, attached to the Director General of Police Headquarters, is waiting. Have given.
The government has posted 2016 batch IPS Amit Kumar Anand from Additional Superintendent of Police (City) Moradabad to Deputy Commissioner of Police, Lucknow Police Commissionerate.
Eight people, including four farmers, were killed in violence in Lakhimpur Kheri on October 3. In this case, on the complaint of farmers, the police had registered a case against Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Kumar Mishra Teni’s son Ashish Mishra and his associates under relevant sections including murder. The accused are in jail in judicial custody.