Baghpat (UP), July 9: Gangster Munna Bajrangi has been shot dead inside the Baghpat jail in Uttar Pradesh on Monday morning, news agency ANI reported. According to the reports, he was shot several times by another Baghpat jail inmate.Also Read - OSSSC Recruitment 2021: Bumper Vacancies Announced For THIS Post, Apply Soon | Check Eligibility, Salary & Official Notification Here  

Bajrangi was supposed to be produced before a court in Rangdari case on Monday. For the hearing, the gangster was transferred from Jhansi to Baghpat and was kept in a barrack with Sunil Rathi and Vicky Sunhera. Also Read - Rajasthan: Class 12 Student Opens Fire On Teacher After Being Removed From School

Earlier, his wife had held a press conference claiming a threat to Bajrangi’s life. She had alleged that plans are being made to shoot him in a “fake encounter”. Also Read - Real-Life Weight Loss Journey: I Lost 15 Kilos by Walking 10,000 Steps Every day, Yoga And Intermittent Fasting

“Ordered a judicial inquiry and suspension of the jailor. Such an incident occurring inside jail premises is a serious matter. Will conduct an in-depth investigation and strict action to be taken against those responsible,” Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said.

Meanwhile, an investigation team has arrived at the District Jail Baghpat where Gangster Munna Bajrangi was shot dead on Monday morning.

This is a developing story; more details are awaited.