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The two sharp shooters killed in 2013, both killed Anil Kumar Tyagi, the then deputy jailer of Benares, with the help of their accomplices. A reward of 50 thousand rupees was declared on both.
STP (Special Task Force) on Wednesday night shot down two sharp shooters in an encounter in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. Both have worked for Bahubali Mukhtar Ansari’s gang about 8 years ago. In 2013, both of them killed Anil Kumar Tyagi, the then deputy jailer of Benares with the help of their accomplices. The attack was carried out at the behest of Mukhtar Ansari and Mafia Munna Bajrangi.
The names of the two miscreants killed in the encounter are Rajiv Pandey alias Lawyer Pandey and SH Amjad alias Angad. Rajiv had threatened to kill MLA Vijay Mishra in June 2020, after which he complained to Home Minister Amit Shah on a letter head. They had a reward of 50 thousand rupees.
Rajiv and Amjad were working for Munna Bajrangi and Dilip Mishra gang these days. According to police, the encounter took place in Arail area of Naini police station area. Police had put the blockade on hold based on information. When they tried to escape, the police gave chase. The miscreants fired. Both were injured in retaliation. He was rushed to the hospital, where he was declared brought dead. Police recovered a motorcycle besides live cartridges with pistols of 30 and 9 MM from the spot.