On Monday , 31st December 2018 , three officers of Deoria were suspended , and a departmental inquiry was set up against two other officers in case of laxity. As ordered by the state , Don Atiq Ahmad, a former MP, was shifted to a high security jail in the district of Bareilly.
Deputy jailor Deo Narayan Yadav , head warden Munna Pandey and warden Rakesh Sharma were suspended. Whereas the inquiry was set up against jail superintendent DK Pandey and jailor Mukesh Katiyar.
On 28th December, a real estate agent and dealer , named Mohit Jaswal, filed an FIR which claimed that he was kidnapped from Lucknow and taken to Deoria jail , where Atiq Ahmad assaulted him and forced him to transfer his business to them. He also claimed that Don Atiq also extorted lakhs of rupees from him in last two years.
The aides of Don Atiq, namely , Farrukh and Zaki Ahmad tortured him and broke his two fingers of the right hand before making him sign the transfer paper. They also made him forge his sister’s signature.
Jaswal first got himself trated in the hospital, and then filed a complaint against Atiq Ahmad , his son Umar Ahmad and five aides of the don , for kidnapping, thrashing, and threatening him.
The Lucknow police has arrested Gulfam and Irfan, and have also recovered the SUV in which Jaswal was kidnapped.