The essential accused within the alleged gang rape and homicide of an Anganwadi employee in Budaun was arrested late on Thursday evening, police mentioned.
District Justice of the Peace Kumar Prashant mentioned Satya Narayan was hiding in the home of his follower in his village below Ughaiti police station.
Notably, 4 groups of native police and the UP STF have been on the lookout for the priest however he was hiding in the identical village the place the crime allegedly befell.
On Thursday evening, sources mentioned, locals known as the police after they acquired a touch that Satya Narayan was hiding within the village. But earlier than the police may attain, the villagers entered the home and acquired maintain of Satya Narayan. Sometime later, a police staff reached the spot and took the accused with them. Visuals of two constables taking him on the bike have emerged within the native media. His follower was additionally arrested.
Satya Narayan and two of his aides have allegedly raped and killed the 50-year-old girl when she went to wish within the temple premises on Sunday night. The aides Jaspal and Vedram have been arrested on Tuesday evening.