Chandigarh,10 December(City Times): Gogamedi Shooters arrested: In a significant breakthrough, the Delhi Police Crime Branch, in collaboration with the Rajasthan Police, has successfully apprehended three individuals, including two alleged shooters, from Chandigarh. The trio is suspected to be involved in the heinous murder of Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi, the Chief of Shri Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena.
Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi murder Incident Overview:
The shocking incident unfolded on December 5 when Gogamedi was brutally shot in the living room of his Jaipur residence in broad daylight. A CCTV footage later surfaced, revealing the attackers firing at him, triggering a nationwide uproar. The police swiftly identified the alleged killers as Rohit Rathore and Nitin Fauji, offering a substantial cash reward of ₹5 lakh for information leading to their capture.
Karni Sena Chief Murder: Arrests and Operation Details:
A collaborative effort between the Delhi Police Crime Branch and the Rajasthan Police led to the arrest of the two shooters, Rohit Rathore from Jaipur and Nitin Fauji from Mahendragarh, Haryana, in Chandigarh’s Sector 22. The duo was accompanied by an associate, Udham Singh, who was also apprehended. The police had earlier announced a cash reward for their arrest, making the operation a significant breakthrough.
Gogamedi Shooters arrested Progress in Investigation:
The alleged killers are set to be transferred to the custody of the Jaipur police for further investigation. To expedite the process, an 11-member special investigation team has been formed by the Rajasthan Police to delve deeper into the circumstances surrounding Gogamedi’s murder.
Ramveer Jat Involvement:
In a parallel development, Ramveer Jat, another individual, was arrested in Jaipur on Saturday. He is believed to have played a crucial role in orchestrating the murder by contracting the shooters. Ramveer, a close friend of Nitin Fauji, facilitated the groundwork in Jaipur before the tragic incident.
Background Details of Gogamedi Shooters
Ramveer Jat and Fauji, residents of neighboring villages, shared a significant connection, having studied together in Class 12 at a school in Mahendragarh. Fauji later joined the Indian Army in 2019-20. Ramveer pursued BSc. from Wilfred College, Jaipur, and MSc. in mathematics from Vivek PG College, Jaipur. His involvement in the murder plot adds another layer of complexity to the ongoing investigation.
As the investigation progresses, the arrests of the alleged shooters and their associates bring a sense of relief to the aggrieved community. The shocking daylight murder of Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi has not only raised questions about the security of public figures but has also highlighted the complexities of the case that investigators are now unravelling. The nation awaits further updates as justice unfolds in the aftermath of this tragic incident.