New Delhi : Dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter on Friday morning after a police vehicle carrying him from Ujjan to Kanpur met with an accident and he tried to escape from the spot.
The police said that Dubey snatched the pistol of an STF personnel and tried to flee after the vehicle overturned. Surrounder by the policemen, he was asked to surrender but the criminal, accused of killing eight policemen last week, opened fire at the cops.
Dubey was injured in retaliatory firing by the police and was rushed to a nearby hospital. The gangster was later declared dead by the hospital authorities.