A 60-year-old relative of a BJP MLA was shot lifeless on Friday morning in Ghaziabad, police stated. The sufferer recognized as Naresh Tyagi was the maternal uncle of BJP legislator from Muradnagar Meeting constituency Ajit Pal Tyagi and brother-in-law of former minister Raj Pal Tyagi.
Naresh Tyagi, a contractor, was going for a morning stroll at round 5.
30 am when two assailants on a scooter opened fireplace at him in Lohiya Nagar officer’s colony underneath Sihani Gate Police Station space, police stated.
One of many bullets hit Tyagi within the head, the police stated.
Senior Superintendent of Police Kalanidhi Naithani advised PTI that 4 empty bullet cartridges had been recovered from the spot close to the park the place the sufferer went every day for a stroll.
The park is located reverse the home of Janata Dal (United) chief Ok C Tyagi, police stated.
In line with Naithani, the sufferer was attacked close to the JD(U) chief’s home and brought to a personal hospital the place the medical doctors declared him lifeless.
5 police groups have been fashioned to resolve the case and all angles are being probed. CCTV footage from the realm have been obtained and are being analysed, the SSP stated.