The Wazirabad police in Maharashtra's Nanded district have registered three FIRs against 64 people (who have been named in the FIRs) and other unidentified persons in connection with Monday's incident
Anil Deshmukh on Wednesday said a four-member high-level committee was formed to conduct a probe into it.
BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar targeted the Maharashtra government, suggesting it was not serious over the issue.
Hospital's Chief Medical Officer, Dr Ritu Saxena, told IANS that eight policemen and 12 farmers are currently receiving treatment and a few of them have sustained serious injuries
At a condolence meeting held at the Commissioner office on Friday and attended by families of the policemen, Commissioner recalled the selfless work of the policemen during the peak of the pandemic
Two bodies were seen on the encounter spot, while two weapons and literature were also found. The exchange of firing was still going on, informed in-Charge Superintendent of Police V Satyanarayana
The affidavit, filed by the state's Assistant Inspector General of Police, said 18 policemen have been given varied punishments and some of them have also been dismissed from service or made to retire compulsorily.
Taking precautions and following a healthy routine is very crucial in facing the pandemic, says CP Mahesh Bhagwat
The overturning of the police vehicle and the subsequent death of gangster Vikas Dubey in the ensuing encounter following his attempt to escape from the UP police custody must be investigated under the supervision of the Supreme Court.
Amar Dubey, a trusted lieutenant of Vikas Dubey and a co-accused in the Bikru massacre, was shot dead on Wednesday in Maudaha in Hamirpur district by STF team.
Eight policemen, including a deputy superintendent of police, were ambushed in Bikru village in the Chaubeypur area of Kanpur, where they had gone to arrest Vikas Dubey and fell to bullets fired from rooftops last Friday.
According to SSP Kanpur Dinesh Kumar, Daya Shankar Agnihotri, 42, was intercepted by the police around 4.40 a.m. in Kalyanpur area.