2 arrested in Congress leader Vikas Chaudhary’s murder

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 29 June 2019, 02:22 PM
Vikas Chaudhary was hit by bullets when he came out of a gym in Sector 9 area of the Faridabad city at around 9 in the morning last week
Vikas Chaudhary was hit by bullets when he came out of a gym in Sector 9 area of the Faridabad city at around 9 in the morning last week

Haryana Police have arrested two people in connection with murder of Congress leader Vikas Chaudhary. Vikas Chaudhary was hit by bullets when he came out of a gym in Sector 9 area of the Faridabad city at around 9 in the morning last week. According to the initial reports, soon after he got into the car, another vehicle moved in from behind from which two men got out, made their way to the front of Chaudhary's vehicle and opened fire.

The entire incident was caught on a CCTV camera in the vicinity.

In a statement, a doctor said, “He was brought to the hospital in the morning. Doctors tried their best to save him… But we could not save him.”

“The victim has succumbed to bullet injuries at the civil hospital. Around nine or ten bullets were fired at him today [Thursday] morning. We have started the investigation. Members of the crime branch are already at the spot. CCTV footage is being scanned,” Nitika Gahlaut, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Headquarters), Faridabad, told The Hindu.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi offered condolences to the family of Vikas Chaudhary.

In a tweet, Rahul Gandhi firstly condemned the killing of Vikas Chaudhary and said that the incident was sad as well as shocking. He also took a dig at the prevailing law and order situation in Haryana.

First Published: Saturday, June 29, 2019 02:22 PM
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