Gangster taken to Mohali for quizzing
Faridkot, Could 12
A day after Faridkot police received a five-day remand of Nishan Singh, a hardcore felony arrested from Amritsar, the State Particular Operation Cell (SSOC) right this moment took him to Mohali for questioning.
Whereas the police authorities in Faridkot claimed they weren’t conscious of Nishan’s position within the Mohali blast case, sources within the police stated the SSOC had taken him into custody to query him in regards to the rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) assault on the state intelligence company workplace, in addition to provide of weapons to numerous criminals within the state.
Sources within the Faridkot police stated the SSOC, an intelligence wing of the police, would query him in regards to the provide of arms to totally different elements of the state.
Nishan faces as many as 13 felony instances throughout the state. He was arrested from Amritsar after Kuldeep Singh, alias Keepa, a gangster, who was arrested by the Faridkot police on Could 7, advised the police about Nishan possessing 18 pistols.
Police sources stated Kuldeep and Nishan had received the availability of weapons by these linked to Gurpreet Singh Sekhon, one of many 4 gangsters who had fled the high-security Nabha jail on November 27, 2016. Sekhon is presently lodged within the Bathinda jail.
For the restoration of weapons, the police took Nishan to Patiala, Mohali and Nihalsinghwala in Moga district, however no restoration had been made up to now.