Man out on bail for 2018 Bulandshahr mob violence, wins panchayat poll

Bulandshahr (UP), May 04 (ANI): One of the main accuse of the 2018 Bulandshahr mob violence, Yogesh Raj has won a panchayat poll in the district. The former Bajrang Dal worker contested from ward number 5 for the polls and defeated Independent candidate Nirdosh Chaudhary by 2,150 votes. The mob went rampage over allegations of illegal cow slaughter and set Chingrawathi police post and dozens of vehicles on fire, which led to the killing of police inspector Subodh Singh in 2018. Talking about the Siyana violence he said, "In Siyana violence two people died and I express my condolence to both of their families but I am just accused of instigating the mob and I am not accused of murder.”