Panaji: A twist in the murder case of BJP leader Sonali Phogat. The Goa police has stated that Sonali’s friend and the main accused in the case, Sudhir Sangwan, has confessed to planning to kill her. The police informed that he had brought her from Gurugram to Goa for a photo shoot.
Sudhir Sangwan, assistant Sukhwinder Singh, restaurant owner Edwin, drug smugglers Dattaprasad Gaonkar and Ramdas Mandrekar were arrested in the case. Methamphetamine was given to Phogat before the murder. Police recovered remains of drugs from the restaurant’s washroom.
The Goa police have charged murder against Sangwan and Singun. Phogat died on August 23. Phogat and her friends had left the restaurant the night before. The CCTV footage clearly shows that Sangwan gave the drug mixed drink to Phogat.