Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Mandsaur Municipal Corporation President Prahlad Bandhwar
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Mandsaur Municipal Corporation President Prahlad Bandhwar

BJP leader Prahlad Bandhwar shot dead in Mandsaur

ANI | Updated: Jan 17, 2019 22:04 IST

Mandsaur (Madhya Pradesh), [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Mandsaur Municipal Corporation President, Prahlad Bandhwar, was shot dead in Nai Abaadi, Mandsaur on Thursday.

He was shot by a bullet near the Central Bank at Nai Abadi area here. He died on the spot.

Soon after the incident SHO Kotwali police station, SL Borsi said, “We have got a name, police is searching for him. A police team has gone for the same. They deceased and the accused had a land dispute.”

Last week, a BJP leader named Baiju Prasad Gupta was also shot dead in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district. As per information, the incident occurred while the victim was sitting at his medical facility. An individual came and asked him about some medicine before shooting him. Gupta was shifted to a hospital but could not be saved.

Further details are awaited. (ANI)

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