Lawyer shoots himself after shooting dead UP’s first woman President of Bar Council in court


Radhika Dhawad | Jun 12, 2019 19:28

Lawyer Manish Sharma allegedly shot himself after he shot dead newly elected Uttar Pradesh's President of Bar Council Darvesh Yadav.
Darvesh Yadav

Lawyer Manish Sharma allegedly shot himself after he shot dead newly elected Uttar Pradesh’s President of Bar Council Darvesh Yadav on the premises of an Agra court. The incident took place on Wednesday during the welcome ceremony organised in Yadav’s honour.

According to the police, Sharma, a long-time acquaintance of Yadav, at around 2:30 pm suddenly got up and shot the latter thrice during the ceremony. Sharma is currently undergoing treatment at a hospital and is critical.

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