Zia Ul Haq

  • UP: Court rejects CBI closure report in DSP Zia-ul-Haq murder case July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: A special court on Tuesday rejected the closure report of the Central Bureau of Investigation in Kunda Deputy SP Zia-ul-Haq's murder case in Pratapgarh district of Uttar Pradesh. The court has asked the investigating agency to re-investigate the case. UP Minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiyya was...
  • Narendra Modi is like Idi Amin, Hitler, Mussolini: Singhvi April 17, 2014

    New Delhi Congress on Thursday put Narendra Modi in the rogue's gallery with the likes of "dictators" Hitler, Mussolini, Idi Amin and Zia Ul Haq. "All these dictators were popularly elected but their election did not mean their exoneration from charges of genocide and human rights violations," party spokesman Abhishek Singhvi...
  • Raja Bhaiya gets Food and Civil Supplies portfolio October 19, 2013

    Controversial independent MLA Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya, who was sworn in as the minister recently, was on Saturday given charge of Food and Civil Supplies department. "In consultation with the Chief Minister, Governor has directed to allocate portfolio of Food and Civil Supplies to Raja Bhaiya," a notification issued...
  • Review the way you work: Raja Bhaiya to media October 11, 2013

    Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya, who was on Friday re-inducted into Akhilesh Yadav Cabinet, slammed the media for holding him guilty in the DSP Zia-ul-Haq murder case "even before any probe was started". "The media had held me guilty in DSP murder case before any probe was started. Now that...
  • Raja Bhaiya reinducted into the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet October 11, 2013

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav expanded his Cabinet on Friday after a gap of almost three months and reinducted Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya into his Cabinet. Raja Bhaiya was dropped from the UP Cabinet as Minister of Food and Civil supplies in March 2013 after being named...
  • Akhilesh Yadav to expand UP cabinet today, Raja Bhaiya likely to get berth October 11, 2013

    After a gap of almost three months, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will expand his Cabinet on Friday, and controversial Kunda MLA Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya is expected to get a berth. The function, which will be held at Rajbhawan, is expected to witness induction of two more...
  • Kunda killings: Raja Bhaiya agrees to undergo polygraph test June 18, 2013

    Lucknow: Former Uttar Pradesh minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya has agreed to undergo a polygraph test in the Kunda killings case. CBI sources said Raja Bhaiya appeared before a special CBI court in Lucknow on Tuesday and gave his consent to undergo the polygraph test in connection with...
  • DSP murder: CBI to continue questioning Raja Bhaiya on Thursday May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh minister Raja Bhaiya will be questioned by the CBI again on Thursday in connection with the Kunda DSP murder. Raja Bhaiya was questioned for over 11 hours on Wednesday. CBI sources said the leader may be booked for conspiracy to murder. Raja Bhaiya refused to speak...
  • Kunda DSP case: Raja Bhaiya may be booked for murder conspiracy May 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh minister Raja Bhaiya may be booked for conspiracy to murder in the Kunda DSP murder case, CBI sources said on Wednesday. Raja Bhaiya was being questioned by the CBI on Wednesday in connection with the case. The sources said that the call records of Raja Bhaiya...
  • DSP murder: CBI to question Raja Bhaiya on Wednesday May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh Minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh, alias Raja Bhaiya, will be questioned by CBI on Wednesday in connection with the murder of a village head and subsequently a police official. CBI sources said 44-year-old Raja Bhaiya, who is prime accused in the FIR registered by Kunda DSP...
  • DSP murder: CBI to question Raja Bhaiya, say sources May 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh minister Raja Bhaiya will be questioned in connection with the Kunda DSP murder case, CBI sources said on Tuesday. The CBI sources said that Bhaiya will be called in for questioning soon. The slain DSP's wife had accused him of the murder. Raja Bhaiya had to resign...
  • DSP murder: CBI arrests Gram Pradhan's brother, 6 others April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday arrested seven people in connection with the Kunda DSP murder. In what is being claimed as a major breakthrough in the case, the CBI arrested murdered Gram Pradhan Nanhe Yadav's brother, nephew and five others. Sources in the CBI said the...
  • DSP murder: Three accused remanded in judicial custody April 15, 2013

    Lucknow: Three persons, arrested in connection with the killing of Deputy Superintendent of Police Zia-ul-Haq, were on Sunday remanded in judicial custody till April 28, 2013. However, the fourth accused in the case Yogendra alias Babloo Yadav, who is said to be juvenile, would be produced before the juvenile justice...
  • DSP murder probe: Wife wants SC supervision April 11, 2013

    Deoria: Parveen Azad, wife of slain DSP Zia-ul-Haq on Thursday said she felt the need for Supreme Court supervision of the CBI inquiry into her husband's death and was taking legal opinion in this regard. Azad told reporters that she was feeling the need for supervision by the apex court...
  • Kunda triple murder: CBI recovers motorcycle used in crime April 10, 2013

    Pratapgarh: The CBI team, probing murder of Kunda DSP Zia-ul Haq, on Tuesday recovered the motorcycle which was allegedly used in the murder of Balipur village head Nanhe Yadav. The recovery was made after intense grilling of two brothers--Ajay Pal and Vijay Pal, both sons of Kamta Pal who is...
  • Another case slapped on Raja Bhaiyya on witness's complaint April 7, 2013

    Lucknow: Another case was filed against former Uttar Pradesh minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiyya, the accused in killing of a village headman and a police officer, on Saturday when a prime eyewitness accused him of intimidation and threatening his life. The case was registered at the Sangramgarh...
  • DSP murder: Four police stations of Kunda circle get fresh staff April 4, 2013

    Lucknow: After removing the entire staff of the four police stations of Kunda sub-division in Pratapgarh district on CBI request, Uttar Pradesh police on Thursday posted new staff there. "Fresh staff of constables, head constables and SHOs have been posted by DIG, Allahabad range in all four police stations of...
  • Kunda triple murder: Staff of 4 police stations removed April 4, 2013

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday transferred the entire staff of the four police stations of Kunda sub division after a request was made by the CBI, which apprehended that "some police officials were close to influential people and could affect the probe". The CBI, probing the murder of...
  • Kunda murders: CBI questions Raja Bhaiyya's cousin March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI on Saturday questioned Akshay Pratap Singh, cousin of former Uttar Pradesh minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh who is popularly known as Raja Bhaiyya, in the murder case of Kunda DSP Zia-ul-Haq. Akshay is member of state legislative council and a MLC from Samajwadi Party. CBI sources said Singh...
  • Kunda murders: CBI examines wife of slain DSP March 19, 2013

    Paratapgarh: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday examined Parveen, wife of the slain Deputy Superintendent of Police Zia-ul-Haq, who was murdered amidst the mob violence in Kunda recently. Parveen has named Kunda MLA Raja Bhaiya in the second FIR filed in the case. The CBI is still attempting to piece...
  • Kunda: CBI finds DSP's revolver allegedly used to kill Nanhe Yadav March 16, 2013

    Pratapgarh: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team on Saturday recovered the slain DSP Zia-ul-Haq's service revolver and its bullets, which were used in the murders of the Kunda gram pradhan. The DSP was killed in clashes that followed after the murders of gram pradhan Nanhe Yadav and his brother. The...
  • DSP murder: Differences crop up between father, wife over relief money March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Differences have cropped up between the father and wife of slain Kunda DSP Zia-ul-Haq. The father of the slain policemen has accused his daughter-in-law Dr Parveen Azad of keeping all the relief money with herself and not sharing the amount with the family. Zia-ul-Haq, circle officer in Kunda from...
  • DSP murder: Stones pelted on CBI's jeep in Kunda March 12, 2013

    Pratapgarh: The team of the Central Bureau of Investigation, which was in Kunda to probe the murder of DSP Zia-ul-Haq, was attacked on Tuesday night. Stones were reportedly pelted on their jeep while they were returning to Lucknow from Kunda. The incident reportedly took place near Manikpur-Kunda road at around...
  • DSP murder: Raja Bhaiya's aides sent to 3-day CBI custody March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A court in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday sent two of state MLA Raja Bhaiya's aides to the custody of the Central Bureau of Investigation in connection with the murder case of Kunda DSP Zia-ul-Haq. The duo - Guddu Singh and Rajiv Singh - have been sent to three-day...
  • DSP murder: CBI seeks 14-day custody of two accused March 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI has moved court seeking 14-day custody of Rajiv Singh and Sanjay Singh, arrested in connection with Kunda DSP Zia-ul-Haq's murder case. Both the accused were arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Police last week. The murder is being investigated by the Central Unit of CBI from Delhi....
  • DSP murder: Joint Director of CBI to visit Kunda today March 11, 2013

    Lucknow: The Joint Director of the CBI will be visiting Kunda on Monday to inquire into the murders of DSP Zia-ul-Haque and two others. The murder is being investigated by the Central Unit of CBI from Delhi. The CBI is in the process of reconstructing the crime scene and will...
  • Was DSP Zia-ul-Haq's murder pre-meditated? March 11, 2013

    Lucknow: Was there a history of animosity between the Kunda strongman Raja Bhaiya and the slain DSP Zia-ul-Haq? CNN-IBN has accessed a criminal history sheet that was prepared against Raja Bhaiya by the DSP. Dated September 5, 2012, the criminal record states 47 cases against Raguraj Pratap Singh, aka Raja...
  • DSP murder: CBI questions police officers in Kunda March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A ten-member Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team questioned local police officers in Kunda, Uttar Pradesh on Saturday in connection with the murder of DSP Zia-ul-Haq a week ago. The Station Officer, who had called circle officer Zia-Ul-Haq, is being questioned as are other policemen who were with...
  • Haq's widow turns down OSD's post, wants only DSP's post March 9, 2013

    Deoria: The widow of slain police officer Zia-Ul-Haq has refused to accept the job offered by the Uttar Pradesh government saying that she would not accept anything other than a DSP's post. Parveen Azad who has been maintaining distance from the media, on Saturday told the visiting leader of Loktantrik...
  • Rahul Gandhi meets slain UP DSP's family March 9, 2013

    Deoria: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday met the family of slain DSP Zia-ul-Haq at his native village and extended his condolences over the police officer's murder. The Congress leader drove from Gorakhpur to Deoria to meet the Haq's family and extend his condolences on the killing of the DSP...