Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi, the national president of Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena, was shot dead by unidentified bike-borne criminals in Jaipur. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. A video of the brutal murder has surfaced now.
According to initial reports, four miscreants jumped into his house and opened fire at him. The crime took place at around 12:30 pm today.
A member of the Goldy Brar gang, Rohit Godara Kapurisar has claimed responsibility for the murder of Sukhdev Singh Godamedi saying he was supporting the enemies and trying to make them strong. Kapurisar has also threatened and warned his enemies that they will also meet the same fate.
An FSL team visited the crime scene where Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi was shot dead by unidentified bike-borne criminals.
"Three people came here and wanted to meet Sukhdev Singh. They entered inside, had a conversation with him for around 10 minutes and then opened fire on Sukhdev Singh and he died on the spot, his security guard was also injured in the incident. He has been admitted to the hospital. In the crossfire, one out of the three assailants was also shot and he died too... The incident has been captured on CCTV. We will be able to identify the accused and arrest them as early as possible," informed Jaipur Police Commissioner, Biju George Joseph.
Members of the Rajput community protested outside a Jaipur hospital, where mortal remains of Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi have been kept.
"The murder of Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi is unfortunate. May God rest the soul of the deceased and provide strength to the bereaved family," said BJP leader and former CM Vasundhara Raje Scindia.
"He wasn't given adequate security even after he reported about threats to his life to the police. After forming govt in Rajasthan, we will ensure peace and calm in the state. I assure you that those involved in this incident will not be spared. I appeal to the public to maintain peace," said Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.
More to follow...