Firozabad, Uttar Pradesh:
A BJP chief was shot useless final night time in Uttar Pradesh’s Firozabad district. DK Gupta was focused by three unknown attackers on bikes, police stated.
The BJP chief, who was the Mandal vp, was leaving after closing his store when he was attacked at an area market.
Quickly after the killing, a protest by some relations and supporters broke out outdoors the hospital – the place he was taken – as they demanded arrest of the accused. Some protesters additionally tried to dam a highway in Agra.
“Some unknown males focused the BJP chief within the market. We’re finishing up a probe. We talked to the protesters to calm them down. We’re aiming for a breakthrough within the subsequent 24 hours,” police officer Mukesh Kumar Mishra informed reporters late final night time.
“He was attacked after he had closed store. The relations have given the identify of some suspects. We’ll conduct investigation, and arrest them quickly,” Shachindranath Nath Patel, one other police officer, stated.
A video confirmed policemen speaking to these protesting the homicide. Visuals additionally confirmed the cops attempting to clear the roads.
The BJP chief’s household took the physique from the hospital final night time and left for house.