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'Accept police version at face value': Meet KL Gupta, a Vikas Dubey inquiry commission member and ex-UP DGP
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'Accept police version at face value': Meet KL Gupta, a Vikas Dubey inquiry commission member and ex-UP DGP

The inclusion of KL Gupta is noteworthy because of his controversial remarks both about this case and in the past.

Vikas Dubey's death marks 119th encounter killing since March 2017; a look back at UP Police's 'encounter express'
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Vikas Dubey's death marks 119th encounter killing since March 2017; a look back at UP Police's 'encounter express'

The encounter killing of gangster Vikas Dubey has kicked up dust over Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's alleged 'thok do' policy.

Chidambaram slams BJP for alleged encounter killings in Uttar Pradesh, says state second victim of party's 'muscular' policies
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Chidambaram slams BJP for alleged encounter killings in Uttar Pradesh, says state second victim of party's 'muscular' policies

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram Friday slammed the BJP for alleged encounter killings in Uttar Pradesh, saying the country's most-populated state is the victim of "muscular" policies of the saffron party after Jammu and Kashmir

Killing red sander 'smugglers' was summary execution: Andhra Pradesh should be ashamed
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Killing red sander 'smugglers' was summary execution: Andhra Pradesh should be ashamed

The "encounter-killing" of 20 "smugglers" in Seshachalam forests near Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday by a state-level task-force for their alleged role in red-sandalwood smuggling is one of the most intense extra-judicial killings the country has witnessed in recent years.