In a shocking incident, three persons, arrested by the Sidhauli police, confessed to have killed more than hundred people, most of them being truck drivers and cleaners.
The culprits were arrested after Shyam Prasad Gupta, a Mehmoodabad businessman, lodged an FIR saying that truck driver Guddu Singh and cleaner Moti Singh, whom Gupta had given Rs 6.5 lakh cash to bring steel from Kanpur, had gone missing with the truck (UP-78 G0337). The police also recovered the truck.
The arrested persons - Raj Kumar Tiwari and Rudra Narain, both residents of Deomai village and Ashish Singh, a resident of Maheshwarpur, allegedly confessed to have killed Guddu and Moti. More importantly, according to police, the accused were serial killers and had allegedly killed over hundred people, mostly truck drives and conductors, besides looting their vehicle and goods.