HindustanTimes Thu,27 Nov 2014

Attempt to murder case against BJP worker

HT Correspondent  Hoshiarpur, March 24, 2013
First Published: 18:48 IST(24/3/2013) | Last Updated: 18:49 IST(24/3/2013)

An attempt to murder case has been filed against a BJP youth leader of Mukerian and his friend for shooting at one of their acquaintances after a verbal altercation.
Gagandeep Sabi, said to be a close aide of former BJP minister Arunesh Shakir and his friend Pardip Singh of Himmatpura, reportedly had a verbal duel with Pavitar Singh (29) of Amma Mangat village, when they were having a drink together on the banks of Beas river near Terkiana.


The fight led to one of the accused opening fire with a .32 bore revolver, leaving Pavitar seriously injured with a bullet in his head. He was first rushed to a nearby hospital from where he was shifted to DMCH Ludhiana.

Police said that when the situation turned tense, Pavitar had called his brother Mandeep to the spot on whose statement a case was registered against Gagandeep and Pardip under Sections 307 (attempt to murder), 506 (criminal conspiracy) 34 (act performed by several persons) of the IPC in Dasuya police station.

The victim is in critical condition. Police are yet to arrest the accused.

comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of
blog comments powered by Disqus
more from Jalandhar

If Bajwa has terror links, why SAD shies away from probe: Congress

Defending Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) chief Partap Singh Bajwa over his terror links as alleged by the Akalis, state party affairs co-incharge Harish Chaudhary on Wednesday said if there is an iota of truth in these charges the SAD government should have started investigations into this.
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved