The HT reports
THREE SENIOR officials of the Indian Police Service (IPS) were arrested by the Gujarat Police on Tuesday on the charge of murder for their alleged role in the killing of a man described as a Lashkar-e-Tayyeba cadre in a fake encounter here in 2005.
Those arrested are Inspector General (border range) D.G. Vanzara, Superintendent of Police Rajkumar Pandayan of the state intelligence wing, and M.N. Dinesh, the SP of RajasthanÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Alwar district.
The arrests were made by CID (Crime) in connection with the death of Sohrabuddin Sheikh, a Madhya Pradesh-based criminal allegedly killed in a gun battle on the outskirts of Ahmedabad on November 26, 2005 during a joint operation by GujaratÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) and Rajasthan Police.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“The three have been arrested on murder charges,Ã¢â‚¬? Additional Director General of Police (Intelligence) Sudhir Sinha said.