Sonali Phogat's Drink Was Spiked, 2 Accused Have Admitted: Goa Police

Sonali Phogat's Drink Was Spiked, 2 Accused Have Admitted: Goa Police

Actor and BJP chief Sonali Phogat was forcibly made to drink “some obnoxious substance” combined in water by her two associates whereas partying at a restaurant-cum-nightclub in Goa, the police have mentioned, citing safety digicam footage and alleged confessions. She “felt uneasy” after it, was taken to the lodge the place all of them have been staying, after which introduced lifeless to a hospital the subsequent morning.

Police mentioned that Sudhir Sangwan and Sukhwinder Singh, the 2 associates accused of murdering the Bigg Boss contestant Sonali Phogat, have been arrested final night in order that they may not destroy the proof. “CCTV recordings of related premises have been examined by the Investigating Officer and it was discovered that Sudhir was forcefully making Sonali to drink the alleged liquid in a water bottle,” the police assertion learn, earlier than they left for the lodge, Grand Leonny.

The alleged spiking of the drink occurred when Sonali Phogat, 42, was with the 2 males at a preferred occasion joint, Curlie’s Restaurant, final Monday night time. When she was introduced lifeless to St Anthony’s Hospital in Anjuna, North Goa, the subsequent morning, it was initially seen as a case of coronary heart assault. However her household sensed one thing amiss and demanded an intensive probe.

After Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar intervened as properly, police ultimately filed a homicide case and, in her autopsy report yesterday, it got here to gentle that “there are a number of blunt drive accidents over the physique”. The report mentioned police want to research the reason for loss of life.

Police as we speak mentioned discovering the trigger “would take some time… solely after chemical examination of viscera” and different assessments.