In a shocking incident, Haryanavi singer Harshita Dahiya was allegedly shot dead on the Chamrara-Kakoda road in Panipat, Haryana on Tuesday.
The 22-year-old Haryanavi singer Harshita Dahiya was returning from her concert while she was shot dead on Tuesday.
It was reported that the singer was shot five-six times when she was returning in a car from Chamrara village of Panipat.
Police officials said the Harshita Dahiya was living in Narela in Delhi.
The incident took place at around 4.30 p.m. on Tuesday evening.
Panipat DSP Desh Raj said in a statement, “When she was returning, a black car overtook her vehicle near Chamrara and forced it to stop”.
Sources said that the singer has told her friends that she has received death threats.
Police officials suspected a gangster named Dinesh in connection with the incident.
Police said, “Dinesh is the brother-in-law of the female folk singer shot dead in Panipat. Earlier, she had accused him of raping her. He is also accused of her mother’s murder. Harshita was a witness in her mother’s murder case. But we are not ruling out other theories”.
Following the incident, a murder case was registered by the police and the investigations are underway.