Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha chief shot dead in Lucknow

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Published: February 2,2020 05:04 PM
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The president of right-wing outfit Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha, Ranjit Bachchan, was allegedly shot dead by unidentified bike-borne men in Uttar Pradesh

February 02, 2020: The president of right-wing outfit Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha, Ranjit Bachchan, was allegedly shot dead by unidentified bike-borne men in Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow on Sunday morning at around 6:30 am.

His cousin Aditya Srivastav, who was accompanying him, said one of the men snatched their cellphones and fired multiple rounds at them.

Ranjit Bachchan received bullet injuries on his head and died on the spot. Aditya Srivastav sustained a bullet injury on his hand.

A .32bore pistol, built in Bihar's Munger, was recovered from the spot, the police said.