Sudhir Suri homicide case: Prime suspect’s police remand prolonged
Amritsar, November 15
Sandeep Singh, primary accused within the Shiv Sena (Taksali) Sudhir Suri homicide case, was produced in a neighborhood court docket after the expiry of his police remand right here on Tuesday. The court docket prolonged his police custody by two days.
The court docket prolonged his police remand for the second time. Earlier, it prolonged his remand by three days, which expired at present. Heavy police safety was deputed within the court docket complicated. It was was a police fortress whereas activists from Nihang Sikh organisations have been additionally there.
Confirming the event, a Particular Investigating Staff (SIT), headed by Deputy Commissioner of Police Jagjit Singh Walia, stated investigations have been in progress and he was wanted for the probe.
Sources within the police stated throughout analysing name particulars, the police recognized 81 telephones numbers, together with overseas numbers, on which he often talked up to now one 12 months. Whereas Sandeep’s counsels demanded judicial custody for him, the police sought extension of remand by 4 days in view of the decision particulars. Additionally they stated the suspect was not cooperating with the SIT. In the meantime, the forensic examination report of his cell and weapons have been but be seemed into, stated the police official wishing not be named.
Suri was shot lifeless on November 4 outdoors Gopal Mandir the place he was holding a protest towards its administration for alleged disrespect of idols and footage of Hindu deities. Regardless of being beneath police safety cowl, Sandeep shot him lifeless. Sandeep was arrested from the spot with the weapon.