Punjab, Sep 22, 2016: Senior Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) leader Jagdish Gagneja, who was shot at in Jalandhar by unidentified motorcycle-borne in August, passed away on Thursday after battling for life in Ludhiana from over 45 days.
The senior RSS leader breathed his last at the Hero DMC Heart Institute after suffering from a lung infection.
According to reports, a day after two unidentified assailants had shot at him, Gagneja was shifted to Hospital in Jalandhar. His condition had been critical since he was shot.
Brig Gagneja had united the RSS after retiring from the Army in 2004 and kept a low profile. The attack against him was broadly inquired by Punjab Police with DGP Suresh Arora also visiting the crime spot.