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Vikas Dubey (1964 – 10 July 2020) was an Indian history-sheeter,[1] gangster-turned-politician. He was born in Uttar Pradesh.

The first criminal case against him was registered in the early 1990s, and by 2020 he had over 60 criminal cases against his name.[2][3][4] He had been connected to the killing of a Minister of State and in another incident was the main accused in the killing of eight policemen during an attempted arrest.[5][6] He was finally arrested on 9 July 2020 in Ujjain.[7][8][9] He was killed on 10 July 2020, aged 56.[10]


  1. "History Sheeter Vikas Dubey: विकास के घर पर चल सकता है LDA का पीला पंजा, मां बोली- सरकार नष्ट करे अपराधी की संपत्ति" (in hi-IN). 
  2. Awasthi, Puja (3 July 2020). "Notorious UP criminal Vikas Dubey enjoyed patronage of Samajwadi Party, BJP" (in en). 
  3. "Small-Time Politician, Real-Estate Businessman, Gangster: Who Is Vikas Dubey?". PTI. 4 July 2020. 
  4. Pandey, Alok (5 July 2020). "Over 100 Locations Searched In Hunt For UP Gangster Who Killed 8 Cops". In Nair, Arun. NDTV. 
  5. Rashid, Omar (3 July 2020). "Kanpur attack | Main accused Vikas Dubey faces 60 criminal cases" (in en-IN). The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X . Retrieved 4 July 2020. 
  6. "Political patronage nurtured history-sheeter Vikas Dubey". IANS. 3 July 2020. 
  7. "Kanpur attack: Reward on gangster Vikas Dubey increased to Rs 5 lakh". 8 July 2020. 
  8. "Rs 2.5 Lakh Bounty On Criminal Wanted In Killing Of 8 Policemen In UP". 
  9. ""Police Should Kill My Son": Mother Of Notorious Criminal Behind Killing Of 8 UP Cops". NDTV. 4 July 2020. 
  10. Desk, The Hindu Net (10 July 2020). "Gangster Vikas Dubey killed in encounter, says UP Police" (in en-IN). The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X . Retrieved 10 July 2020.