Jaipur: Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena chief Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi shot dead, two injured
Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena President Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi was shot dead by two people in Jaipur on Tuesday. Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi succumbed to his injuries at a private hospital. Two other people were also injured in the incident
Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena president Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Jaipur on Tuesday. Along with him, two more people were injured during the attack, according to Jaipur police.
"As per initial reports, four people entered a house where Gogamedi was present and opened fire at him. One of Gogamedi's security personnel and another person were injured in the firing," Rajasthan Director General of Police (DGP) Umesh Mishra told PTI.
Gangster Rohit Godara takes responsibility of Gogamedi's murder
After the murder of Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi, gangster Rohit Godara took the responsibility of murder by posting on Facebook. Along with Gogamedi, an accused who had accompanied the killers was also shot and died. Policemen have begun conducting raid to arrest the murderers.
"An accused accompanying the killers was also shot, who has died. Raids are being conducted at the possible hideouts of the miscreants...We spoke to the Haryana DG and assistance has been sought. Rohit Godara gang has taken responsibility for the murder, they will be arrested soon," DGP Umesh Mishra told ANI.
About Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena
Based in Rajasthan, Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena is an organisation created by the Rajput community. Popularly known as Karni Sena, the organisation was formed in 2016. It is worth mentioning that the group is not a political party, however, its massive influence in the state makes it a politically important asset during elections. The organisation was named after Karni Mata, who is considered an incarnation of the goddess Hinglaj Mata. Hinglaj Mata is one of the 51 Shakti Peethas, whose temple is in Baluchistan, Pakistan.
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