Haryana Congress spokesperson Vikas Chaudhary shot dead in Faridabad
FARIDABAD: Haryana Congress spokesperson, Vikas Chaudhary was shot dead by unknown assailant in Faridabad near Delhi on Thursday morning.
According to Police officials, four men traveling in a Maruti Suzuki SX4 car fired more than 10 bullets at the Congress leader. The Congress leader was rushed to a hospital but he succumbed to his injuries.
The incident happened in Sector 9 in Faridabad.
Hitting out at the state government, Haryana Congress president Ashok Tanwar said, “It’s ‘jungle raj’, there is no fear of law. Same kind of incident happened yesterday, where a woman who opposed molestation was stabbed. There should be an investigation.”
“We are deeply angered and saddened by this act of grotesque violence against a member of the Congress Party. We urge the Haryana government to bring the perpetrators to justice at the earliest. Our sincere condolences to his family in this time of grief,” the Congress tweeted.
Vikas Chaudhary, the spokesperson of the Haryana Congress, had recently switched to the party, after leaving the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).