Gogi gunned down, shooters posed as lawyers!
The courtroom of Delhi has witnessed an uneven situation, which left several people physically and mentally injured with raising the question about security. Three gangsters were killed in a shootout inside the courtroom. The video which got viral left the crowd frantic in the Rohini courtroom number 206, north Delhi. As per the report, a total of thirty to thirty-five shots were fired, gangster Jitendra Gogi was shot thrice by the gunmen who dressed as lawyers, who entered the hearing and shot gangsters. Rest shots were fired by special force personnel, who were escorting the gangster killed both the attackers with no time. This incident has left loopholes and security lapses in court premises. The question raised has to be answered, detector failure? How illegal weapons reached the courtroom? Why police killed gangsters? Should appreciate police for quick action? Indeed, should be appreciated for quick action. Chief Justice India, NV Ramana has expressed his concern and advised the Chief Justice of Delhi High Court to communicate with the bar and police to assure court functioning must not get affected.
WHO IS JITENDRA GOGI?
“DELHI’S MOST WANTED”
Aged 30, was actively linked to brutal murders, battles, robberies, dacoities, carjacking, and extortion in northern India. Gogi’s tryst with the mentioned began at Delhi University in 2010. His criminal background can be seen from student politics, was first arrested in 2011, assaulting and firing two at the time of student elections.
A total of 19 cases have been filed in the MCOCA FIR against him and were appearing before court for the case which was filed in 2018. Jitendra and his aide Kuldeep Mann Fajja were topper at Delhi University and were arrested from Gurugram by special cell, Kuldeep Fajja got escaped from custody, and was noted that fifty more people are active in Gogi’s network. Gogi, born Jitendra Mann, was arrested in March last year and is known as a big catch for Delhi police.
He is a notorious gangster and involved in various criminal cases till now and was jailed at Tihar, last year and declared as dead. According to police, a rival gang got recognized by the name of “Tillu Gang”, who plotted to kill Jitendra Gogi during the hearing and got succeeded in the same.
Tillu (Sunil) Tajpuria, at present, is in Mandoli jail and is suspected that he plotted a plan from the prison cell and got executed by his members outside. A large number of cartridges and arms were recovered during Gogi’s arrest last year, his name was also taken up in Harshita Dahiya’s murder case (famous Haryanvi singer and dancer) in 2017. The murder of Virendra Mann was also on Gogi’s list because, Virendra Mann, Bahujan Samaj Party leader was shot dead by a Gogi gang man in Narela.
WORDS OF RAKESH ASTHANA (DELHI POLICE COMMISSIONER):
He said to NDTV that, “Two from rival gang opened fire at Jitendra Gogi inside the court. That when people retaliated and killed those two assailants, total three dead, including Gogi.”
He added, “The question on whether the metal detectors were not working in the courtroom premises is a matter of investigation and I cannot comment on that at the moment. We already investigating the case and we shall not spare anyone who is involved in this shootout. No one will be spared.”
Further he said, “Delhi Police is doing its job seriously. We were effective and focused and that is why the shooter was successfully neutralized. We will say more after a detailed investigation is carried out.”
REASON BEHIND THE CLASH:
The two gangs had been at war for years and continued, previously twenty-five people have died because of conflict. Gogi and Tillu were friends during their college days and their feud turned into a gang war.
Lalit Kumar, a lawyer said that “The judge was in court, lawyers were present and Jitender Gogi was there, these two lawyers (who turned to be shooters dressed as lawyers) walked in and started shooting. An intern was also shot.”
Several videos got viral through various media, in which we all can see how lawyers and people are running to come out of the building, and the sound of a gunshot in the background scares the most. It is believed that Tillu Tajpuria gang has rivalry going with the Gogi’s. Therefore, Delhi police ensured that they will interrogate Tillu soon. The shootout has a security lapse, Hon'ble Supreme Court has expressed their concern over the security of court premises and judicial officers, hearing will be taken up next week with utmost priority. The concerned authority has also ensured that the case will be handover to the crime branch for the next investigation and appropriate action will be taken.