Uttar Pradesh police on Tuesday have claimed to arrest four people who allegedly carried out shootout on a BJP leader Brijpal Teotia in Gaziabad last week.
“The four arrested have confessed to the crime. All the arrested are sharpshooters,” said a senior police officer not authorized to talk the media.
The officer added that the arrested have been identified as Rahul Tyagi, Ram Singh, Nishad and Jeetendra.
The official denied to reveal any further details about the four or the reasons behind the attack.
“Investigations and raids are going on. More people are likely to be arrested,” added the officer.
The officer added that during questioning the arrested have revealed names of several other people involved in the crime and the conspirator behind the blue print of the attack.
According to doctors and Teotia’s brother Vikash the victims health is stable and recovering.