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Bulandshahr cop murder: Main accused Yogesh Raj arrested

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The main accused in connection with the murder of inspector Subodh Kumar Singh during the December 3 violence in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr district over alleged cow slaughter was arrested on Thursday.

Yogesh Raj, the main accused, is reportedly also a Bajrang Dal activist.

“Yes, Yogesh Raj has been arrested. He is undergoing medical examination and would be produced in the local court later today for legal proceedings,” Circle Officer (Siyana) Raghvendra Kumar Mishra told PTI.