Doctor shot dead in Haryana; opposition slams BJP Government
A 56-year-old doctor was shot dead by three persons while on a bike in Karnal, as per the report by police.
Rajiv Gupta was shot when he was going towards a market in his car on Saturday and he succumbed to injuries at a hospital.
After the incident, opposition Congress slammed the BJP government in the state, alleging that it had failed to ensure the safety of its citizens.
Three people, who had covered their faces, stopped the motorcycle in front of the doctor’s SUV and fired at him. Two of three bullets hit Gupta, police said.
“Investigations are on and we have got some important leads which are being worked out. All possible angles are being looked into. We are pursuing the leads and are hopeful of success,” Yadava, who inspected the crime scene.
“First we have to find out who are the criminals. Our teams are working on it and we are trying our best,” he added.
Senior Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala lashed out at the BJP government in the state, accusing it of having “failed” in ensuring the safety of people.
Senior INLD leader Abhay Singh Chautala has also condemned the incident.