Rajasthan: Congress leader beaten to death

Sonu Goyal was the Congress General Secretary of Shahabad block unit in Baran district and his wife is a local Sarpanch, the police said.

By: PTI | Jaipur | Published:June 26, 2016 9:01 pm
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A Congress leader was allegedly beaten to death by some unidentified assailants, suspectedly due to political rivalry in Baran district of Rajasthan.

“Sonu Goyal (33) had a political rivalry with some local men. He was attacked with batons last evening in Devri area. He died in the attack,” police said today without naming who the suspects were.

Goyal was the Congress General Secretary of Shahabad block unit in Baran district and his wife is a local Sarpanch, the police said.

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His body was shifted to a local hospital where the postmortem was conducted. The body could not be handed over to his family today.

No arrest in the case has been made so far, police said.

PCC President Sachin Pilot condemned Goyal’s murder and demanded a high level inquiry into it.

He also said the party has constituted a three-member fact finding committee which will visit Baran and meet his family tomorrow.

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