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 - FDF vs VFB Dream11 Team Hints, Dream11 ECS T10 Kummerfeld: Captain And Vice-Captain, Fantasy Cricket Tips SG Findorff EV vs VFB Fallersleben Match 15 in Kummerfeld Sport Verein at 5:30 PM IST Thursday July 2

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 - Dogs Illegally Being Transported to Nagaland to Be Sold As Meat, Enraged Twitter Says 'Stop This Brutality'

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 - Delhi Sets up Plasma Bank, Will be Helpful Until COVID-19 Vaccine Comes, Says Arvind Kejriwal | All You Need to Know

“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.