Dehradun: In a murder case in Uttarakhand's capital Dehradun, the court sentenced the convicts to life imprisonment and five to three years imprisonment for concealing evidence. The incident was carried out in an electoral rivalry in Vikasnagar, Dehradun. One of the accused in this case has been discharged, while one died during the trial. On 31 December 2015, Surendra Singh Rana son of Mahat Singh Rana, resident of village Dhanora Silwar Nagar police station Binauli Baghpat was killed near Kalsi Khairawa.
In the case, Surendra's brother Rajkumar Rana and Devendra Rana had lodged a complaint at Kalsi police station. They lodged a complaint against the residents of their own village, Sanjeev Rana, son of Dariyan Singh Hall resident Krishna Vihar Sewala Kala Chandrabani Dehradun, Anil Rana son Ramphal and Vijayveer alias Neetu master son Dayachand Hall resident. Kiran Pal son Mahendra with Dehradun, Arvind Kumar son Ram Mehar, Sanjay son Bhopal Singh, Jitendra son Kvir, Chander son Prakash Singh, Kuldeep Sharma's son Suresh Sharma and Kuldeep son Ram Niwas recent resident pure sector-four Panchkula was charged with murder in Haryana.
It was alleged that these people had taken Surendra on the pretext of New Year's party under the conspiracy and murdered him. Ranjish was cited as the reason behind the murder. In Tahrir, Devendra had told that Anil and Sanjeev's uncles stood for the post of Prime Minister, while Vijay Veer's wife contested the district panchayat. But both were defeated. He was angry with Surendra for helping other candidates.