A Bajrang Dal worker in his 30s was allegedly shot dead by two unknown people in Rajasthan’s Udaipur yesterday, January 6.
Udaipur ASP Handrasheel Thakur said that Raju Teli was shot dead in a firing incident and the accused have been identified.
Udaipur,Rajasthan | A Bajrang Dal worker named Raju Teli of Ambamata police station was killed in a firing incident by unknown assailant on Feb 7.Body is lying in mortuary of MB Hospital. Accused identified, arrest & investigation is underway: Chandrasheel Thakur,ASP City,Udaipur pic.twitter.com/YPlHDy2kdQ— ANI MP/CG/Rajasthan (@ANI_MP_CG_RJ) February 7, 2023
Police have started the investigation and a hunt is on to nab the accused.
Last month, a Bajrang Dal activist was allegedly killed in Assam’s Karimganj district. The 16-year-old activist, Sambhu Koiri, was allegedly stabbed to death in Lowairpua area, triggering tension in the area.
Koiri was allegedly attacked by the accused when he was returning to Karimganj district after attending a training camp of the Bajrang Dal in neighbouring Hailakandi district.
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Last year in February, Bajrang Dal activist Harsha was killed in Karnataka’s Shivamogga district, that triggered large-scale violence in the district. According to the National Investigative Agency, the murder was committed to orchestrating communal violence in the backdrop of the hijab controversy.