Lucknow: Former National president of Hindu Samaj Party Kamlesh Tiwari(45) was brutally murdered inside his house in Khurshidbagh area of Naka Hindola in UP capital Lucknow on Friday.
The incident triggered stiff protests by his supporters. Constables deployed for his security were not on duty when the incident occurred, while another constable was asleep.
According to Police, two persons barged into the house and first slit Tiwari’s throat, then stabbed him several times on the chest before escaping. However, the police are yet to ascertain the exact motive of the murder.