Haryana: Sonali Phogat’s funeral will be held in Haryana on Friday. The family members of the BJP leader expressed gratification over the police investigation done in the death case till now.
Talking to the media, ahead of her funeral, Sonali’s brother Rinku Dhaka said, “After the last rites are conducted, the family members will decide whether or not we want a CBI probe into her death. We are sure that it was a murder. We are satisfied with the probe done so far.”
Dhaka alleged that “Phogat’s PA raped her after adding drugs to her meals”. He also claimed that the actor had no plans to visit Goa and she was brought there as per a conspiracy. “She had no plan to come to Goa. She was brought as per a pre-planned conspiracy. There was no movie shoot. Two rooms in the hotel had been booked only for two days. Film shooting was supposed to happen on August 24 but rooms were only booked for August 21-22,” Dhaka said.
Sonali Phogat’s postmortem was done in Goa and as per Rinku, the report showed four injuries and poison as the cause of her death. “A probe should be done as per the filed FIR. The post-mortem report says that her (Sonali Phogat) body has marks of injury,” Rinku Dhaka, brother of Sonali had said earlier.
Earlier on August 25, Goa Police also registered a murder case against two persons for their alleged involvement in the demise of Sonali.
“Murder case has been registered against two persons in Anjuna Police Station. The probe in the case is underway. The deceased’s brother has mentioned the involvement of her PA and one other person. Post-mortem report expected in 1-2 hours. Victim’s body will reach Delhi tonight,” OS Bishnoi, Inspector General of Goa Police was quoted as saying to ANI.
Sonali has appeared in reality show Bigg Boss back in 2020. Apart from that, she was best known for her TikTok videos and she also participated in the 2019 Haryana election as a BJP candidate.
(With Inputs from ANI)