A functionary of the Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) was shot lifeless by unidentifed males in Uttar Pradesh’s Baghpat district on Tuesday whereas he was out on a morning stroll, studies mentioned.
Ajay Kumar Singh, Baghpat’s superintendent of police, mentioned 52-year-old Sanjay Khokhar, a resident of Tilwara in Chhaprauli space, was strolling when three males fired upon him killing him on the spot, based on Hindustan.
HT’s sister publication cited Singh as saying that the reason for the homicide is but to be ascertained and the police are looking for the killers. Khokhar, the previous district president of BJP, was hit by 4 bullets.
Police investigates the crime scene the place the lawmaker was shot lifeless.
Khokhar’s physique has been despatched for autopsy and a primary info report (FIR) has been registered on the native Chhaprauli police station, based on officers.
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered an investigation into the killing and has requested for a report inside 24 hours, based on information company ANI. Adityanath has additionally expressed his condolences to the bereaved members of the family of Khokhar, the company added.