Dehradun (Uttarakhand): Following the orders of Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, Vanatara Resort in Rishikesh owned by Pulkit Arya – son of a BJP chief who has been arrested in reference to the homicide of 19-year-old Ankita Bhandari – is being demolished. Dhami on Friday (September 23) gave strict directions to District Magistrates to research all of the resorts of the state. Together with this, the Chief Minister has additionally ordered to make sure that needed motion is taken towards resorts which can be working illegally.
#WATCH | Uttarakhand: Demolition underway on orders of CM PS Dhami, on the Vanatara Resort in Rishikesh owned by Pulkit Arya who allegedly murdered Ankita Bhandari: Abhinav Kumar, Particular Principal Secretary to the CM
(Earlier visuals) pic.twitter.com/8iklpWw0y6
— ANI (@ANI) September 24, 2022
Dhami mentioned that the strictest punishment will likely be given for such crimes. “It’s unlucky. Police are working, they’ve finished their work for making the arrests. Strictest punishment could be given for such heinous crimes, whoever be the legal,” he mentioned. Three individuals together with resort proprietor Pulkit Arya had been arrested on Friday in reference to the alleged killing of Ankita Bhandari, who had gone lacking about six days in the past. Ladies gheraoed the Police automobile that was carrying the accused in Ankita Bhandari homicide case. The 19-year-old receptionist went lacking a number of days in the past and her physique was discovered on September 23. The younger receptionist labored on the resort. Police mentioned that accused confessed to having pushed her right into a canal after a dispute and he or she drowned.
#WATCH | Rishikesh, Uttarakhand: Ladies gherao the Police automobile that was carrying the accused in Ankita Bhandari homicide case
The 19-yr-old receptionist went lacking a number of days in the past & her physique was discovered at the moment. 3 accused, incl Pulkit -owner of the resort the place she worked- arrested pic.twitter.com/v3IK8zE1xI
— ANI UP/Uttarakhand (@ANINewsUP) September 23, 2022
Uttarakhand Director Common of Police (DGP) Ashok Kumar informed ANI that the resort proprietor Pulkit Arya has been arrested together with two extra accused within the case. Pulkit Arya is the son of former Uttarakhand Minister and BJP chief Vinod Arya. Uttarakhand Director Common of Police (DGP) Ashok Kumar informed ANI, “The lady went lacking five-six days again. The realm of the resort did not come beneath an everyday Police Station space. There’s a Patwari Police system right here and an FIR was registered beneath that on behalf of the resort proprietor.”
He added, “The DM handed over the case to Laxman Jhula Police, who labored out the case inside 24 hours. The resort proprietor turned out to be the accused. Three accused together with the resort proprietor Pulkit have been arrested.”
(With ANI inputs)