One particular person was arrested right here in reference to the assault on former cricketer Suresh Raina’s family through which his uncle and a cousin have been killed, police stated on Sunday.
The accused, Chhajju alias Chhaimar, was arrested from Pachpedha village that falls below Baheri police station, in a joint operation by Uttar Pradesh Particular Process Drive (STF) and Punjab Police, Extra Superintendent of Police Satyasen Yadav stated.
Three members of the gang concerned within the assault have been arrested in September final yr.
Chhajju instructed police he fled to Hyderabad after the incident, stayed there for a while, after which returned to his village in Bareilly.
The assault passed off in Pathankot’s Tharyal village on the intervening night time of August 19 and 20 final yr. Raina’s uncle, Ashok Kumar, a contractor, had died on the spot, whereas Kumar’s son, Kaushal, succumbed to accidents on August 31.