Keeping in view the demand of the family members of Umashanker Maurya, who was shot dead on February 3, the CM has recommended the Centre to conduct a CBI inquiry into the incident, he said.
Maurya (30) was shot at by two motorcycle assailants near Singhauli vegetable market in Chanda area of Sultanpur district. He died at a hospital. Police said Maurya's brother Ramakat was shot dead last year in which Umashanker was a witness.
The issue was raised by BSP members through adjournment notice during zero hour yesterday. Later, they staged a walkout.