Pune (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 31 (ANI): The prime accused in the murder case of Chandan Gupta during Kasganj violence has been arrested on WednesdayAlso Read - IRCTC Latest News: Railways Cancels 385 Trains Today Due To Operational Reasons, Foggy Weather

The Uttar Pradesh Police arrested the main accused Salim from Kasganj today for the murder of Chandan Gupta who died on January 26. Also Read - Republic Day 2022: Multi-Layer Security Cover With Facial Recognition Systems Installed In Delhi

Yesterday, Inspector General (IG) Sanjeev Gupta said that a Special Investigation Team (SIT) has been constituted to probe the violence that erupted in Uttar Pradesh’s Kasganj last week. Also Read - Banks To Remain Closed On THESE Days In January. Check Complete List Here

He also said that a magisterial inquiry has been ordered to probe the violence.

The clash broke out after an unauthorised bike rally was taken out by RSS-affiliated students’ group Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad and the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) in the city to commemorate the Republic Day and allegedly stones were pelted at them during the roadshow. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.