BJP leader Sonali Phogat died of a heart attack in Goa last night.According to reports, she had gone with some of her employees to the seaside state.
- Sonali Phogat rose to fame with her TikTok videos and had a huge following on the video-sharing app.
- She debuted as a TV anchor in 2006 before joining the BJP two years later.
- Sonali Phogat had unsuccessfully contested the 2019 Haryana election from Adampur as a BJP candidate. She was defeated by then Congress leader Kuldeep Bishnoi.
- Mr Bishnoi joined the BJP and resigned as an MLA last month. He met Ms Phogat last week amid speculation that she would be the BJP candidate in the Adampur bypoll.
- Ms Phogat had also participated in the 2020 edition of reality show Bigg Boss.
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