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First name:  Rakesh

Last name:  Sharma

  • Gender:  Male
  • Job:  Journaliste
  • Media outlet:  Dainik Aaj
  • Type of media:  print media
  • Born:  India

  • Died:  23 Aug 2013 India
  • Targeted? yes


Shortly after returning home on the evening of 23 August, Rakesh Sharma received a call on his mobile phone, set off on his bicycle for the city’s Bakewar district, and was killed on the way. Police said gunmen ambushed and shot him several times on the Bharthana road.

  • Rakesh Sharma had repeatedly written about the criminal groups operating in Etawah and elsewhere in Uttar Pradesh


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