NFTV: Uttar Pradesh : Lucknow : Report – Sajjad Baqur : Tuesday a gruesome incident took place in UP’s Sambhal district Samajwadi Party leader Chhotelal Diwakar and his son Sunil Diwakar both are shot dead in broad daylight by two-person. The murder that took place on Tuesday was likely due to a disagreement over constructing a road under the MGNREGA scheme.

The double murder occurred in Shamshoi village, which falls under the jurisdiction of Bahjoi police station. The incident has left the district residents in shock.

A the two-minute-and-30-second clip shows two rifle-clad men – one wearing a white shirt and the other donning a pink shirt – arguing with the politician while walking.

A man can be heard as saying “goli chala (open fire)”. Just a few seconds later, the two men aim their gun at the politician and his son, shooting them dead.

“Chhote Lal Diwakar, Husband of the pradhan of Sansoi village, had some tussle with former pradhan over MGNREGA road work. Father and son died on the spot in bullet firing. Bodies have been sent for post-mortem. An FIR has been filed. Three teams have been formed to probe the double murder. Some people have been detained. The probe is on,” said Superintendent of Police Yamuna Prasad.

Notably, Chhotelal Diwakar (50) was given the ticket by the SP to contest the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections from Chandausi constituency.

Later, both accused are nabbed by police, and investigation is on.

Later both the accused are arrested by police