Lucknow: In another development in the Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Zia-ul-Haq murder case, CBI on Thursday arrested son of Gram Pradhan after conducting raids at several places in Allahabad.

The accused Babloo is the son of Nanhe Yadav, the village head who was also killed in the Pratapgarh violence on March 2. He was arrested from Salori area.

Babloo had tried to prevent Haq from taking away the body of his father, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sources said. Babloo was missing from the village ever since the incident took place.

In a related development, joint director of the investigating agency visited the crime scene and took stock of the progress.CBI sleuths also questioned the other two accused Sanjay and Rajiv Singh in remand.

(JPN/Agencies)

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