Kiran Tiwari, the wife of slain founder and chief of the Hindu Samaj Party Kamlesh Tiwari, has been announced as the new president of the Hindu Samaj Party.
Kamlesh was shot on October 18 in Naka area of Lucknow and succumbed to injuries at a hospital during treatment.
Kiran Tiwari is expected to hold a press conference today, as per a statement by the party.
The two accused in the case were brought to Lucknow from Ahmedabad after they were arrested by Gujrat’s Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) from the Gujrat-Rajasthan border on October 22. A total of five persons have been arrested so far in connection with the case.