Uttar Pradesh was again shaken by day-long firing. At around 10:30 am in Somavar, Lucknow some people shot Dhirendra Das, the administrative officer of the nearby monastery called Kabir Math in Daliganj. Dhirendra is admitted to the trauma center in an injured state.
कबीर मठ के प्रशासनिक अधिकारी धीरेंद्र दास को लखनऊ में गोली मारी गयी "उत्तरप्रदेश का ठोंको मॉडल pic.twitter.com/qoyCrlXWu2
— Juhie Singh (@juhiesingh) August 24, 2020
It is believed that people who came to Kabir Math to book a wedding have shot him. Kabir Math administrative officer Dhirendra Das was shot by miscreants who came on the pretext of booking a wedding procession.
Dhirendra Das is in a safe condition. In 2015 also, the same administrative officer of the baraat ghar was shot dead. An internal case linked with this news came out during investigation.
Additional DCP Rajesh Kumar Srivastava said that Dheerendra Nath Das Ji, the administrative officer of Kabir Math also involved in the work of booking the house.
Today, he is shot in case of some dispute with the customer making a booking. He is being treated at the trauma center, where his condition is said to be safe. He further explained that the reason for the attack is being uncertained. Soon the miscreants will be arrested.
He further explained that the reason for the attack is being uncertained. Soon the miscreants will be arrested. We are engaged in investigating this matter. Information is also being collected from nearby along with the CCTV footage.
Congress criticised Yogi Adityanath for being irresponsible and wrote on Twitter :
लखनऊ में दिनदहाड़े कबीर मठ के प्रशासनिक अधिकारी धीरेंद्र दास को मारी गई गोली
50 वर्षीय धीरेंद्र दास को अज्ञात लोगों ने मारी गोली ट्रामा सेंटर में भर्ती
योगी जी सदन में भाषण देकर सो चुके हैं। जंगलराज चरम पर है।
— UP Congress (@INCUttarPradesh) August 24, 2020