New Delhi: Three days after gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed and his brother have been shot useless in the midst of a media interplay in Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagraj, letters of spouse Shaista Parveen surfaced which she had written to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Chief Justice of the Allahabad Excessive Courtroom looking for for a CBI or judicial investigation into the killing of Umesh Pal. In two separate letters, she claimed that Atiq, his brother Ashraf and his sons have been falsely implicated within the homicide case and that that they had no purpose to kill Pal.
Umesh Pal, a key witness within the 2005 Raju Pal homicide case, was killed on February 24 exterior his residence in Prayagraj.
Parveen, who’s among the many accused and has been on the run ever since, claimed that Cupboard Minister Nand Gopal Gupta – also called ‘Nandi’ – was the important thing conspirator of the killing of Umesh Pal, subsequently an investigation was needed. Gupta is the sitting MLA from Prayagraj.
Within the letter to CM Adityanath written on February 27, she additionally alleged that the Paraygaraj Police have been working beneath the stress of Gupta. She additionally named Prayagraj Commissioner Ramit Sharma and STF ADG Amitabh Yash, who she mentioned have been planning to eradicate Atiq and Ashraf.
“When you (CM Adityanath) do not intervene, my husband, brother-in-law, and sons could be killed,” she wrote within the letter.
Atiq Ahmed and his brother Ashraf have been shot useless at point-blank vary by three males posing as journalists on Saturday evening whereas police personnel was escorting them to a medical faculty in Prayagraj for a checkup.
The assailants have been caught on the spot.
On Thursday, Asad Ahmed, son of now-deceased Atiq Ahmed, the prime accused within the Umesh Pal homicide case, was killed in an encounter by the Uttar Pradesh Particular Activity Drive (STF). One other gangster Ghulam was additionally killed within the encounter.