Muzaffarnagar riots absconder held in Khatauli

Muzaffarnagar, August 11

A man accused of killing two brothers during the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots and their third sibling, who was the eyewitness in the case, in March this year, was nabbed by the Special Task Force (STF) of the UP Police from Khatauli area in the district on Saturday evening. 

SHO Navratan Gautam said Sehdev, against whom attachment proceedings were initiated, was arrested by the STF. Ashfaq, who had witnessed the killings of his brothers Nawab and Shahid during the riots of 2013, was shot dead on March 11 after he refused to withdraw the case, the police said. — PTI