Ghaziabad, Oct 18: Congress leader and former municipal councillor Hari Mohan Kaushik, who was shot at two days ago when he was out on bail, died Saturday morning succumbing to almost five bullets, which were pumped into his chest on Thursday.
A real estate developer, he was shot at Thursday night and was undergoing treatment at the Fortis Hospital in Noida, near the national capital.
There were three murder cases registered against him. He was out on the bail in the murder case of his nephew Sachin Kaushik who died about two years ago. He had also been in different political parties like the Congress to Rashtriya Lok Dal.
Ghaziabad borders Delhi and is seen as an escape route for criminals in the capital and is also a centre for realty or Kabja crimes.