A day after dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey was gunned down in an encounter, reports of his assets are doing the rounds. According to reports, the gangster recently purchased a house and bungalow worth over Rs 23 crore.
New Delhi: UP gangster Vikas Dubey's assets will make one's eyes pop out. According to police, the gangster owned 11 houses, 16 flats and had recently purchased a house and bungalow worth over Rs 23 crore.
Sources say his assets are being listed after the Enforcement Directorate sought details of immovable and movable assets from UP Police.
Dubey wasn't the only one in the gang to possess multiple assets, his associates purchased penthouses in the United Arab Emirates and Thailand. Dubey had also visited 14 countries in three years.
All his properties are under the scanner. The probe takes place after ED was made aware of Dubey aiding an influential businessman in money laundering.
Dubey and his associates were involved in the killing of 8 policemen in what is considered the most deadly attack on UP Police.
Dubey is said to have links with officials and politicians cutting across party lines.
The UP government and officials had become a subject of memes on social media.
The police intensified their hunt after the incident. Six including Dubey were encountered and three have been sent to jail so far. Officils are on the lookout for 12 more accused.
Dubey was arrested on Thursday from a Temple premises in Madhya Pradesh.
Last Updated 11, Jul 2020, 11:45 AM