The Haryana Police Particular Job Drive (STF) has arrested one other particular person in reference to the killing of BJP chief Sukhbir Khatana right here, police mentioned.
He has been recognized as Deepak, a resident of Buapur village in Sector 65 space, and an in depth aide of gangster Vikram alias Papla Gujjar, they mentioned.
That is the tenth arrest within the homicide case, mentioned a senior STF officer.
The killing of BJP chief Khatana befell on September 1 final yr at a Raymond showroom positioned on Gurudwara Street in Gurugram.
Khatana, a resident of Rithoj village, alongside along with her buddy, went to the showroom to purchase garments. As quickly as they entered the shop, 4 folks shot at them and fled.
An FIR has been registered on the civil strains police station on this regard, police mentioned.
Based on the STF, at the very least 10 circumstances have been registered towards Deepak in Badshahpur, Sector 56, Manesar, Bhondsi police stations in Gurugram and Nangal Chaudhary police station in Mahendergarh district.
The primary case was registered towards him in 2015 on costs of inflicting damage and legal intimidation at Badshahpur police station. He was booked for homicide and below the Arms Act in 2017. Deepak was additionally concerned in different legal actions together with gang chief Papla Gujjar, it added.
He carried a reward of Rs 10,000 for his arrest within the homicide case, the STF mentioned.
On September 4 final yr, the crime department, Gurugram, arrested a gunman, Yogesh alias Seelu, a resident of Rajasthan, in reference to the killing of the BJP chief. Later, the investigation into the case was transferred to the STF.
On September 22, the STF arrested the principle accused, Chaman alias Pawan, brother-in-law of the deceased Khatana.
Chaman revealed that Khatana had a love marriage together with his brother in 2008 and due to this, he had a combat together with his brother-in-law, police mentioned.
Later through the interrogation, it was discovered that the assassination plan was hatched by one Joginder Khatana, brother of JJP chief Rohtash Khatana. Joginder instigated Chaman and likewise gave him round Rs 25 lakh, they mentioned.
The STF additionally arrested Joginder and questioned gangster Papla Gujjar within the case, in keeping with police.
“We’ve got arrested one other accused concerned within the BJP chief’s homicide. We’ve got questioned him,” Deputy Superintendent of Police (STF) Javeer Singh Rathee mentioned.