Ludhiana: Senior Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) leader of Punjab Brigadier (Retd) Jagdish Gagneja succumbed to bullet injuries in a private hospital here today.
Doctors attending on Brig Gagneja at the hospital said his blood pressure fell rapidly and condition worsened last night. He succumbed to his injuries at 0920 hrs today. Security has been beefed up around the hospital and alert sounded in the city to avoid any law and order situation.
Brig Gagneja was shot at and critically injured by two motorcycle borne assailants in the heart of Jalandhar city on August 6,2016 around 2000 hrs, when he was returning home in his car after shopping at Red Cross Market.