Reports of policemen being targets of attacks by anti-social elements and criminals are all-too common in
Basti police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested the right hand man of Jawahar Bagh mastermind Ramvriksha Yadav. He was identified as Chandan Bose. The Basti police arrested Bose along with his wife about 52 kilometres from district headquarters at Parshuram area.
Police sources also claimed that Bose is the man who actually shot dead Farah station in charge Santosh Kumar. In the Jawahar Bagh incident, Bose had received injuries but had managed to flee the spot. Bose is a resident of Kolkata.
On receiving the news, Mathura team has sent a team of police officials to Basti. He would most likely be brought to Mathura on transit remand.