This is what happened at the meeting between UP CM Yogi Adityanath and the family of the slain Bulandshahr cop Subodh Kumar Singh. Adityanath met Singh's wife and two sons at his Kalidas Marg residence in Lucknow this morning.
UP DGP OP Singh, who was present at the meeting told reporters:
-- The CM gave an assurance to the victim's family that they will remain like a family and there would not any disturbance in their studies.
-- The government would pay off the education loan that the family had taken.
-- Adityanath had declared Monday a compensation of Rs 40 lakh for the wife, Rs 10 lakh for the parents and a government job for a member of his family.
The inspector was also an Investigating Officer (IO) in the 2015 Akhlaq lynching case. Singh and a 20-year-old man were killed in mob violence triggered by alleged slaughter of cows in Bulandshahr.
The chief minister had ordered a thorough probe and issued directions
to take strict action against those involved in the alleged cow
slaughter in the western UP district.
Adityanath had held a late night meeting in Lucknow with the chief secretary, the DGP, the principal secretary (home) and the additional director general of police (intelligence).
Image: IO Subodh Kumar Singh's family at the UP CM's residence this morning.