Kamlesh Tiwari’s Wife accused two maulanas but police claim the death was purely criminal in nature.
Lucknow: The Hindu right-wing leader Kamlesh Tiwari murder case has seen a new development as Tiwari’s wife blamed two maulanas from Bijnor for his murder.
These Muslim clerics namely- Mohammad Mufti Naeem and Anwarul Haq had announced a bounty on Tiwari’s head for his alleged derogatory remarks against Prophet Mohammad a few years ago. His wife said that the two were planning to kill Kamlesh Tiwari.
The UP Police has booked them under Sections 302 (punishment for murder) and 120-B (punishment of criminal conspiracy).
However, the police have said that Tiwari’s death was “purely criminal” in nature. A CCTV footage, however, shows the suspects-Two men and a woman. The man was dressed in Saffron. According to the police, the assailants were acquaintances of Kamlesh Tiwari as they seemed to have sat with Tiwari for hours before killing him. The police have said the murder is purely criminal.
Meanwhile, the Gujrat ATS has arrested 6 suspects. Two years ago, in October 2017, the Gujarat ATS arrested two ISIS militants. Both these accused were shown the video of Kamlesh Tiwari and asked to kill him. When the police interrogated the arrested terrorists.