Former BJP district president shot dead in Bhaghpat district
| Tuesday | 11th August, 2020
He was the district president of Bhaghpat from 2015 to 2019 and was currently a member of the district planning committee.
A former Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) district president Sanjay Khokhar was shot dead in UP’s Baghpat on Tuesday.
According to media reports, Khokhar went out for a morning walk in Chaprauli area on Tuesday when assailants surrounded him in the agriculture field and shot at him from close range.
One bullet hit his head while another one chest. Khokhar died on the spot. He was the district president of Bhaghpat from 2015 to 2019 and was currently a member of the district planning committee.
UP CM Yogi Adityanath has expressed shock and grief over Sanjay’s killing on his official Twitter account and has directed the state police to “crack the case within 24 hours, bring culprits to books and also establish the accountability in this case”.
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