Meerut: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kuldeep Tomar claims to bring safety for people of Uttar Pradesh if they win this election, allegedly shot his wife Pooam after a heated argument.
On Friday, the couple had a heated argument, following which Kuldeep shot his wife with his licensed revolver at the back of her head.
The politician was about to shoot himself but was stopped by his nephew.
Poonam was rushed to the hospital after the altercation. She succumbed to injuries at a hospital in Meerut.
#Update: Wife of BJP leader Kuldeep Tomar succumbs to injuries at a hospital in Meerut. She was allegedly shot by Tomar.
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An FIR was filed against Kuldeep by Poonam’s family. He is currently on the run.