Absconding for over 2 years a firing accused turned fugitive Imtiyaz alias Salim Khan has beem arrested on Friday.
The accused was lodged at Mandsaur jail on prodiction warrant.
Udaipur police got a tipoff that Khan who was wanted under a case of shootout was lodged in Mansaur Jail in relation to a case.
During the initial interrogation Khan revealed that he had opened fire at city’s ganster Imran Kunjara’s brother Mohammad Hussain on the behest of Gangster Azam Khan on 9th Feb.2016, all the other accused involved in the conspirasy including Mohammad Iqbal alias Wiper ,Mohammad Yunus Magan Singh,Javed Khan, Punit Kothari,Akshay Jain alias Hunny Aslam,Abdul Razzaq and Azam were already arrested earleir but Salim Khan was in run since than and police was in his lookout, said Police Officials.
Accused Salim is a resident of Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh and was a close associate of gangster Azam Khan who is a key witness of Sohrabuddin and Tulsi Prajapat fake encounter case.
Azam and another gangster Imran Kunjara is having a rivalry following which Azam and his aides fetched an attack on Imran’s brother Mohammad Hussain,Azam hired accused Salim Khan to open fire at Mohammad Hussain, following his instructions Salim open fire at Hussain during which he sustained bullet injuries and was rushed to a private hospital for treatment.