Sonali Phogat's last video shows actor falling on ground as she tries to walk, watch the CCTV footage here

The accused were seen mixing "some obnoxious chemical substance" in the liquid which was fed to Sonali Phogat

PTIUpdated: Friday, August 26, 2022, 05:37 PM IST
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Sonali Phogat's last video shows actor falling on ground as she tries to walk, watch the CCTV footage here | File Photo

BJP leader Sonali Phogat was drugged at a party by her two associates who have been now named as accused in the case related to her `murder', Goa Police said on Friday.

Both the accused were seen mixing "some obnoxious chemical substance" in the liquid which was fed to her at the party at a restaurant in Anjuna, said Inspector General of Police Omvir Singh Bishnoi.

"Video establishes that one of the accused forcefully made her consume a substance. When confronted, accused Sukhwinder Singh and Sudhir Sangwan confessed they intentionally mixed obnoxious chemical into a liquid & made her drink it," the IGP said.

Sudhir Sagwan and Sukhwinder Singh, the two accused who have been detained, had travelled to Goa along with Phogat on August 22. The incident of drugging happened at Curlies Restaurant at Anjuna in North Goa as per the accused's confession, the IGP said.

They were also taken for medical checkup.

Both would be arrested soon, he added. Phogat was brought dead to a hospital on August 23. As per an autopsy report, her body had "multiple blunt force injuries."

Phogat's last video, which has gone viral, shows the actor falling on ground as she tries to walk, watch the CCTV footage here:

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