Karni Sena chief killing: Delhi Police's crime branch, in a joint operation with Rajasthan Police, detained three persons from Chandigarh in connection with the murder of Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena chief Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi. The detainees include two main accused Rohit Rathore and Nitin Fauji, Delhi police said on Sunday.
The police informed that all three accused are being brought to Delhi.
Earlier, on Saturday, Jaipur police detained Ramveer Singh, of Mahendragarh, Haryana, in connection with Gogamedi's murder.
According to an official statement issued by the Jaipur Police Commissioner, Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi was murdered on December 5 by two shooters, Nitin Fauji and Rohit Rathod, in indiscriminate firing at his residence in Shyam Nagar, and arrangements were made for Nitin Fauji by the accused Ramveer Singh in Jaipur.
He further claimed that on November 9, Nitin Fauji and his companions opened fire on Mahendragarh Police Station Sadar police and fled. On November 19, Nitin Fauji sent his friend Ramveer to Jaipur during this time.
During the exchange of fire with the police, one of the assailants, Naveen Shekhawat, was killed at Gogamedi's home. According to the authorities, one of Gogamedi's security guards sustained injuries in the crossfire.