Chitrakoot: Five personnel, including the jailer and the jail superintendent, have been suspended following the gang-rape in Chitrakoot jail of Uttar Pradesh on Friday on the instructions of the Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. DG Jail Anand Kumar has confirmed this. The Additional Chief Secretary ordered the suspension of the officers of both. There are also orders for departmental action in this matter. At the same time, large-scale changes have also been made in the prison department. After the incident on Friday, Ashok Kumar Sagar has been made a superintendent of Chitrakoot Jail and CP Tripathi as a jailer while working on the transfer policy. Similarly, Sanjeev Tripathi has been given the charge of DIG Jail Prayagraj and Ayodhya Range. While Shailendra Kumar Maitreya has been given the charge of DIG, Prison Headquarters and DIG Lucknow Zone.
Anshul Dixit, who was imprisoned in jail on Friday morning, opened fire on Merajuddin alias Meraj Ali and Mukim alias Kala, who was locked in a pistol here. Both died in the attack. Meraj was a close aide of Mukhtar Ansari, the top most criminal and Bahubali MLA from Eastern UP. At the same time, Mukim Kala was a major criminal of Western UP. After this incident inside the jail, the police had an encounter with Anshul Dixit. Anshul Dixit was shot dead by the police in retaliation. Let me tell you that gangster Anshul Dixit was recently shifted from Sultanpur Jail to Chitrakoot Jail.
Mukhtar’s family is scared by gang war
Bahubali MLA Mukhtar Ansari’s family is in awe after the gang war in Chitrakoot jail. Ghazipur MP and Mukhtar’s elder brother Afzal Ansari has targeted the UP government. He has raised questions on the jail system of the UP government. He said that earlier gangwar used to be on street, mohalla and squares but now it is happening in jails. These types of incidents are worrying. There is a frequent mention of chalk arrangement in UP jails, but still, such incidents are happening. Afzal Ansari said that such incidents are revealing the claims of the UP government.
Mukhtar pleaded for security
Mukhtar’s brother Afzal Ansari says that his brother in Banda jail always pleads for security. Along with the family, Mukhtar is also concerned about safety. On the incident in Chitrakoot Jail, he said that he does not know much about it. But he will find out what has happened.