Vikas Dubey is a businessman and politician who is a gangster from Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. He has a long criminal record and the first case of murder was registered against him in 1990. His name often comes to news due to his criminal activities. On 9th July 2020, he got arrested from the Ujjain city. On the very next day 10th July 2020, Vikas Dubey got killed in an encounter.
Vikas Dubey Age
Criminal Vikas Dubey was born on Saturday, 26th December 1964 and his age is 55 years as of 2020. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Vikas Dubey Wiki
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|Vikas Dubey Bio-data|
|Real Name||Vikas Dubey|
|Famous For||1. Gangster of Kanpur, UP|
|Birth date||26th December 1964|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
|Political Interest||Not Known|
|Height(Approx)||In feet: 5' 9" |
In centimetre: 178 cm
In meter: 1.78 m
|Weight(Approx)||In kilogram: 73 Kg|
In grams: 160 lbs
|Family Background, Education|
|Father Name||Ramkumar Dubey|
|Mother Name||Sarla Dubey|
|Brother||1. Deepu Dubey|
2. Avinash Dubey (Died)
|Born Place||Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh|
|Current City||Kanpur, UP, India|
|Education Qualification||Not Known|
|Girlfriend, Wife, Marriage|
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Vikas Dubey is an Indian real-estate businessman and political personality who is majorly involved in multiple criminal cases. He was born and brought up by the middle-class parents of Kanpur.
From an early young age, Vikas started forming his own gang which is responsible for numerous criminal and dangerous activities including murder and land grabbing. In his region, he became very known for his lawbreaking activities.
By the time, many official criminal records generated on his name. Additionally, the first case registered on him was lodged in 1990 in charge of murder. Subsequently, he became one of the most wanted criminals of Kanpur.
Next, Vikas Dubey joined the noted BJP politician Harikishan Srivastava and got a powerful political environment. Next, he also shifted to Bahujan Samaj Pary along when Harikishan Srivastava did the same.
As of 2020, more than 60 criminal cases are recorded on his name.
Family, Caste & Religion
Vikas Dubey was born into the Bikaru; a village of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. His father’s name is Ramkumar Dubey and his mother’s name is Sarla Dubey. Also, Vikas has two brother’s Deepu Dubey and Avinash Dubey who is passed away.
Vikas’s younger brother Deepu Dubey owns a local business in Kanpur and his wife Anjali Dubey is a Village Pradhan for the last decade.
Vikas Dubey’s mother Sarla Dubey stays with her younger son in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. On asking about her relations with Vikas, she stated that she is not in touch with him.
Wife & Children
Vikas Dubey is married to Richa Dubey. His wife Richa is homemaker an also takes care of Vikas’s old father who is in bed-rest due to illness of the past few years. Apart from homework, Richa Dubey has contested several local elections with the support of her husband Vikas Dubey.
The couple has two sons. Vikas’s elder son is studying MBBS from the University of England and his younger son is in the private school of Kanpur, UP, India.
News Headline & Controversies
Vikas Dubey has started involving in criminal activities since a young age and has formed his own gang too. The first case on him was registered in 1990 for murder. By the time, he emerged as the most wanted criminal of Kanpur District.
In 1993, his name came to another case in which he got charged for a robbery. Following that, his name came to a number of cases including robbery, murder, kidnapping, land grabbing, and related criminal activities.
In 2001, his name came into the news headline as he did the murder of BJP leader Santosh Shukla. He did the murder of Santosh in the police station but he got released due to his strong political connections.
Vikas Dubey also got accused of connections with multiple murder cases such as Siddheshwar Pandey murder (2002), Rambabu Yadav murder (2000), and Dinesh Dubey murder case (2000).
Vikas Dubey Arrest Incident
On Thursday night of 3rd July 2020, Uttar Pradesh Police went to arrest a criminal Vikas Dubey at his house in Bikaru Village under the Chaubepur Police Station.
According to reports, in Initial, SHO officer along with five cops went to Vikas’s house, and then a team of 50 cops gone there. During the collision, massive gunfire unleashed from the rooftops of criminals.
He killed 8 police officers and injured more than 7 officers. According to media reports, somehow criminal received a clue of approaching police party. Vikas ran away after the incident happened at his house.
Following that, Uttar Pradesh police formed more than 25 teams for search operation for the criminal. Also, they started scanning call history and demolished the fort-like house of Dubey. In addition, UP police declared prizemoney on him.
On 9th July, police arrested him from near the temple of pilgrimage city of Ujjain after he purchased a prasad and flowers.
Vikas Dubey Death
Gangster Vikas got arrested from the Ujjain on 7th July 2020. He got killed in encounter after a police car met a road accident on the morning of Friday, 8th July 2020. He was being taken to Kapur, UP from Madhya Pradesh where he was arrested.
According to media, The car got overturned on the highway due to rain and Vikas Dubey tried to escape after snatching a gun from cop.
Facts of Vikas Dubey
Does Vikas smoke?: Not Known
Does Vikas drinks alcohol?: Not Known
Along with criminal activities, he runs a real estate business too. He owns educational institutions and colleges in Uttar Pradesh.
According to reports, Vikas Dubey was an active member of BSP (Bahujan Samaj Party) and is very close to the party president Mayawati.
He also won the Nagar Panchayat election from Shivrajpur, Uttar Pradesh in 2002.
When police met to Vikas’s mother and asked about vikas, she stated
“I have not met him in 4 months. I am living with my younger son here in Lucknow. We are facing a problem because of him. We are embarrassed because of him”
During the time of 2007 and 2012, not a single FIR was filed against History Sheeter Vikas Dubey at Chaubepur police station and it was a time when he was in strong connection with political entities.
According news, He roamed around the temple and had buy a flowers and prasad from there. Moreover, flower seller has identified him when he pulled down his mask.
Vikas is very close to his maternal uncle who was a member of criminal gang. During the attack, he was killed by police in encounter.