Srinagar, Dec 8: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday said that if there is some evidence against Jitendra Malik alias Jeetu Fauji, a soldier allegedly involved in the Bulandshahr firing, then we will produce him before the police.
“If there is some evidence and police feels that they suspect him, then we will produce him before them. We will fully cooperate with the police.
Rawat told ANI.
However, the soldier has been detained by the 22 Rashtriya Rifles in Sopore town, news agency IANS reported citing army sources.
A special investigation team (SIT) of the Uttar Pradesh Police is expected to reach here later to take him into custody.
Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh and a civilian, Sumit Kumar, were killed in Bulandshahr mob violence that broke out over cow carcasses.
The incident took place on Monday (December 3).