Lucknow: The prime accused in the killing of Dalit law student Dileep Saroj in Allahabad last week, was arrested from Sultanpur on Wednesday, police said.
The accused Vijay Shankar was arrested from the house of Chandra Bhadra Singh, a political leader.
After a minor scuffle over some trivial issue at an eatery, Saroj was brutally assaulted by four men, led by Singh. The 26-year-old LLB student had gone into a coma and later died on Sunday.
The killing had been filmed by some passersby and had gone viral, leading to nationwide outrage.