Police crack journalist KJ Singh’s murder case

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Police on October 26 cracked the murder case of senior journalist KJ Singh and his mother, Gurcharan Kaur, in Mohali with the arrest of two men from Uttar Pradesh. (HT File)

Police on October 26 cracked the murder case of senior journalist KJ Singh and his mother, Gurcharan Kaur, in Mohali with the arrest of two men from Uttar Pradesh. (HT File)

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SSP Mohali Kuldeep Chahal (centre) addressing a press conference at the SSP office in Mohali on October 26. The accused from UP was intercepted in the car after a chase on Sohana road on Wednesday night. Police sources said he confessed to being involved in the murder. (Anil Dayal/ht)

SSP Mohali Kuldeep Chahal (centre) addressing a press conference at the SSP office in Mohali on October 26. The accused from UP was intercepted in the car after a chase on Sohana road on Wednesday night. Police sources said he confessed to being involved in the murder. (Anil Dayal/ht)

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KJ Singh, 64, and his 92-year-old mother were found murdered on September 23 afternoon but the post-mortems revealed they had been stabbed and strangulated the previous night by more than one intruder. (HT File)

KJ Singh, 64, and his 92-year-old mother were found murdered on September 23 afternoon but the post-mortems revealed they had been stabbed and strangulated the previous night by more than one intruder. (HT File)

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Police said the man were caught in KJ Singh’s green Ford Ikon car that was missing since the double murder at his house in Phase 3B2 here on September 22. (HT FIle)

Police said the man were caught in KJ Singh’s green Ford Ikon car that was missing since the double murder at his house in Phase 3B2 here on September 22. (HT FIle)

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The investigation into the case had hit a dead end when nothing came out from the questioning of the five suspects, pictures of whom were released by the police after going through dump of the CCTV footages. They told police were taking coaching classes and some were studying in local colleges. (HT File)

The investigation into the case had hit a dead end when nothing came out from the questioning of the five suspects, pictures of whom were released by the police after going through dump of the CCTV footages. They told police were taking coaching classes and some were studying in local colleges. (HT File)

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KJ with a colleague at the Indian Express office in Chandigarh in this undated photo from the 1984-86 period. (Facebook)

KJ with a colleague at the Indian Express office in Chandigarh in this undated photo from the 1984-86 period. (Facebook)

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