Gonda / Uttar Pradesh, October 18: After it was revealed that Samrat Das, a priest in Gonda, had attacked himself on October 10 as he wanted to implicate Amar Singh in a false case and grabbed his 120 bigha land, Gonda police arrested 7 people in the case. have taken. Police gave this information on Sunday. The opposition had shown an aggressive attitude towards Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath regarding the attack. The Gonda police on Saturday arrested Munna Singh, Vipin, Neeraj Singh, Sonu Singh, Mahant Sitaram, Shiv Shankar Singh and Vinay Kumar from Haridwar Singh Bagh in Tirmanorama village under Itiathok police station area.
Gonda SP Shailesh Pandey said that Samrat Das has been shot on the shoulder and is being treated in the hospital. He will be arrested as soon as he is discharged from the hospital. Police have seized indigenous tamanchas from Sonu Singh, Mahant Sitaram, and Munna Singh. Munna had allegedly fired at the priest, after which the priest claimed that Amar Singh, along with Mukesh Singh, Bhayaharan Singh and Daroga Singh, attacked him while he was sleeping in the temple on the night of October 10-11. Was
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Gonda SP said that there was a dispute over land between the two. The accused Vinay Kumar was even planning to contest the upcoming panchayat elections against Amar Singh. The police officer said, “Thus both of them conspired to implicate Amar Singh.” The police had registered an FIR based on the statement of the priest and arrested Daroga and Dahyaran on the same day. Now, they will be released.