UP Bar Council chief's killer dies in Gurugram hospital

Sharma had shot his colleague Darvesh Singh Yadav on June 12 after she was elected as the Bar Council President.

Published: 22nd June 2019 04:24 PM  |   Last Updated: 22nd June 2019 04:24 PM   |  A+A-

The first woman president of the Uttar Pradesh Bar Council, Darvesh Yadav. (Photo | Twitter)

The first woman president of the Uttar Pradesh Bar Council, Darvesh Yadav, was shot dead on Wednesday. (Photo | Twitter)

By IANS

GURUGRAM: The lawyer who shot himself after killing Uttar Pradesh Bar Council President Darvesh Singh Yadav in Agra court died in a Gurugram hospital on Saturday.

Manish Sharma was shifted to Medanta hospital. He was in a coma and was kept on a ventilator. He was declared dead on Saturday afternoon.

Sharma had shot his colleague Darvesh Singh Yadav on June 12 after the latter was elected as the Bar Council President. Sharma fired three bullets at Yadav, killing her on the spot. Immediately after, Sharma shot himself in the head.

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