Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh: Gangster Munna Bajrangi was today shot dead inside the jail at Uttar Pradesh’s Baghpat. He was to be produced in the court this morning.
According to the information given by the police an inmate Sunil Rathiat, belonging to a rival gang fired at Bajrangi inside the jail at about 6.30 am and Bajrangi was killed on the spot.
It was only a day before he was transferred to Baghpat jail from Jhansi. He was to be produced in court in connection with the murder case of a BJP lawmaker.
As soon as the opposition in the state accused the government of poor law and order. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said: “I have ordered a judicial inquiry suspension of the jailor. Such an incident occurring inside jail premises is a serious matter. Will conduct an in-depth investigation and strict action to be taken against those responsible.”