Retired Chief Justice Satish Kumar Agnihotri will head the probe committee to investigate the killing of late BJP MLA from Dantewada Bhima Mandavi, officials here informed on Thursday evening.
“Retired Chief Justice Satish Kumar Agnihotri has agreed to head the judicial commission formed for investigating the murder of MLA Bhima Mandavi,” officials said.
Notably, Mandavi, the lone BJP MLA from Dantewada, along with four others was killed while he was on way to a public meeting in Dantewada district on April 9, 2019. His convey was blown up by Maoists and fired upon at Shaymagiri in Dantewada district.
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel had announced judicial inquiry into the incident.