Three gang members held for extortion bid
Tarn Taran, January 4
The Chabal police on Wednesday arrested a gang of three individuals who had made an extortion name to Karamjit Kaur of Kot Sivian (Chanal) demanding Rs 5 lakh in ransom. They had been arrested from Chabal space right here.
SP (Investigation) Vishaljit Singh knowledgeable newsmen right here on Wednesday that the accused had been recognized as Lovpreet Singh Lav of Baghiari, Shamsher Singh Shera and Lovpreet Singh Lav of Kot Sivian. The SP mentioned the accused had demanded a ransom of Rs 5 lakh from Karamjit Kaur and threatened to eradicate all members of her household in case she did not oblige them.
The SP mentioned the police in its technical investigation positioned the telephone quantity utilized by the accused for demanding the ransom. The SP mentioned the Chahal police led by Station Home Officer Inspector Prabhjit Singh arrested all three accused concerned within the crime at this time. A case beneath Sections 384, 506 and 120-B of the Indian Penal Code had been registered in opposition to the accused.