Lucknow : Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) today arrested Manish, main accused in the attack on senior BJP leader Brijpal Teotia from Muradnagar area today.
STF Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Amit Pathak said here some people had attacked Mr Teotia and five others, including his personal gunner on past August 11. Five of the accused had been arrested by STF earlier, while Manish was arrested today from Muradnagar area after a short encounter.
Mr Pathak said one 30mm carbine with cartridges and a motorbike were recovered from him. During interrogation, the accused told that his father Suvesh Deewan was murdered on June 11, 1999 in Delhi. A case was registered in which Teotia's name was also involved.