Constable deputed for Narendra Modi's rally in Rohtak found murdered after suspected fight; investigation underway

  • A police official, deputed in Rohtak for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally, was found murdered at an apartment on Sunday, police said

  • It appears that the head constable, had a fight with someone on Saturday night who hit him in the head with a bottle, said Superintendent of Police Rahul Sharma

  • Police said they are yet to identify the killer

Rohtak: A police official, deputed in Rohtak for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally, was found murdered at an apartment on Sunday, police said.

It appears that Pradeep, a head constable, had a fight with someone on Saturday night who hit him in the head with a bottle, said Superintendent of Police Rahul Sharma.

"Forensic experts were called for collecting samples from the crime scene and facts are being ascertained," he said. Police said they are yet to identify the killer.

Tight security arrangements are in place in the wake of the prime minister's poll rally.

Modi kicked off the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) poll campaign for Haryana Assembly elections with the 'Vijay Sankalp' rally.

Updated Date: Sep 08, 2019 16:58:53 IST