Advertisement

HindustanTimes Thu,02 Oct 2014

One more arrested in cameraman's murder case

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  Jalandhar, February 18, 2013
First Published: 22:02 IST(18/2/2013) | Last Updated: 22:03 IST(18/2/2013)

The city police have arrested one more accused in connection with the murder case of a photographer during the  'Jago' ceremony of a marriage function in Tel Wali Gali locality on February 5.

Advertisement


One of the suspects, Billa is already in jail, while Punit Bajwa was arrested on Monday, police sources said.

Now vital evidence in the crime, including the videorecording and the  camera used would be recovered soon, said police sources.

On February 5, late night, when 'Jago' was being taken out in the streets of Shekhan Bazar, some of guests of the ceremony opened fire from their revolvers in 'joy'. A bullet from these stary fires hit a cameraman, Naresh Kumar Bhutto, employed to cover the wedding. Bhutto later succumbed to his injuries in the civil hospital. A case under Section 302 (murder) of the IPC has been registered against  Sham Sunder Billa, Punit Bajwa and Sachin.

comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.hindustantimes.com
blog comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement
more from Jalandhar

Order to fill 40-kg paddy in a bag hampers procurement

The state government’s fresh order to fill 40 kg paddy in a gunny bag is creating problem in the procurement process in grain markets with most of the agencies not making any purchase on the first day of the procurement season on Wednesday.
Advertisement

 
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved