Meerut, 4 May: On Thursday afternoon, the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) assassinated feared gangster Anil Dujana in an encounter in the Meerut area of Uttar Pradesh.

Anil Dujana, the gangster, was a resident of Dujana village in Gautam Buddha Nagar’s Badalpur police station. Anil Dujana’s original name was Anil Nagar.

Dujana, who was killed, was dreaded in parts of Western Uttar Pradesh and led an organised crime group. The dead mobster faced 62 criminal charges, including 18 counts of murder, extortion, robbery, land grabbing, and eviction. The killing of Anil Dujana coincides with a crackdown on mafia and gangsters in Uttar Pradesh.