Police stated that the culprits belonged to Manesar and Shikhopur in Haryana respectively. 22-year-old Umesh Kumar Pandey was shot at the Delhi-Gurgaon toll-plaza. The assailants are believed to have been under the influence of alcohol. After questioning by the police, the duo is understood to have confessed to the crime. [Read: Toll attendant killed in line of duty for mere Rs 27]
The police looked in to the CCTV images that showed Umesh arguing with the passengers in the SUV after they refused to pay the toll tax of Rs 27. In a fit of rage, the driver of the SUV took out his revolver and shot at Umesh. The bullet pierced through his neck killing him instantly.