Sukhwinder Vasi is an Indian man. In August 2022, he was an accused in the Sonali Phogat murder case. Sonali was a former contestant of Bigg Boss and BJP leader from Haryana. He was arrested by Goa Police along with his crime partner Sudhir Sangwan.
Sukhwinder Vasi is a resident of Bhiwani, Haryana.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Hair Color: black
Eye Colour: black
Not much is known about his family.
Meet Sonali Phogatti
Soon after the assassination of former BJP leader Sonali Phogat in Goa, in August 2022, the names of her killers Sukhwinder Vasi and Sudhir Sangwan started floating on various media channels. According to some media sources, Sukhwinder Vasi and Sudhir Sangwan entered Phogat’s team as grassroots workers. During the Adampur election in Haryana in 2019 when he contested the Haryana Assembly elections on a Bharatiya Janata Party ticket. Sudhir Sangwan was appointed as his personal assistant and manager soon after the elections were over. Later Sukhwinder Vasi also started working under him.
Sonali’s brother statement
Sudhir Sangwan and Sukhwinder Vasi were blackmailing Sonali and their house was also confiscated. Sudhir Sangwan started controlling Sonali Phogat in every possible way and hired Sukhwinder Vasi to look after her professional affairs. All his old employees were fired, and Sudhir replaced them with new ones.
Facts / Trivia
- After Sonali Phogat’s murder video of her dancing with two of her accomplices went viral on various social media platforms.
— Nikhil Chaudhary (@nikhilach_) 24 August 2022
- Sonali Phogat often shares pictures and videos on various social media platforms. On one of his social media accounts, he was seen posting pictures with Sudhir Sangwan and Sukhwinder Vasi.
- In a statement recorded by Goa Police, Sonali’s brother said that before his death he spoke to his family members over phone and told them that Sudhir Sangwan and Sukhwinder Vasi raped her three years ago and a video of the same Recorded tape. Since then both were blackmailing her and being harassed by her. Rinku Dhaka said,
She said that he too was involved in the theft of her house and after coming to Hisar she would take action against him. He tells Aman that Sangwan and Sukhwinder can do anything with him. After that the phone got disconnected.”
- On 26 August 2022, Goa Police said in a media conference that Sudhir Sangwan and Sukhwinder Vasi have confessed to their crime and mentioned in their statements that they intentionally mixed some unpleasant substance in the drink of the victim. Goa Police IGP Omvir Singh Bishnoi said,
Based on the CCTV footage, it was seen that accused Sudhir Sangwan and his partner Sukhwinder Singh were partying with the deceased in a club. A video establishes that one of them forced the victim to consume a substance.”