Samajwadi Party MLA convicted for murder

Samajwadi Party MLA Kaptan Singh Rajput who was convicted along with his brother and seven associates in 2002 for the murder of Krishan Dubey in Jalaun district, has been sentenced to life imprisonment. The Jalaun special court convicted Kaptan Singh Rajput and his brother Mangal Singh in the 12-year-old murder case. The seven others were let off due to lack of evidence. Rajput and his brother Mangal Singh were both taken into custody immediately after the judgment.