High Court stays imprisonment of Daler Mehndi in human trafficking case
Daler Mehndi was lodged in the Central Jail in Patiala. Police had registered a case against the singer Daler Mehndi, his brother Shamsher Singh -- who died in October 2017 -- and two others, after it was alleged that the accused took money from people to the tune of Rs 1 crore on the pretext of taking them abroad.
One of key conspirators of Sidhu Moosewala's killing held in Azerbaijan
The location of another plotter, Anmol Bishnoi, has also been traced to Kenya. The Bishnois had fled India before the daylight killing of Moosewala on May 29 in the Moosa village in Mansa district. It is believed that Sachin, a nephew of jailed gangster Lawrence Bishnoi, and Brar hatched the conspiracy to kill the famed Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala.
Moosewala's shooters, gunned down by Punjab Police, called Goldy Brar during encounter
Notably it was Brar, a member of the Bishnoi gang, who had first claimed responsibility for Moosewala's murder. In a Facebook post, that is going viral on social media, gangster Brar called both slain shooters Jagroop Roopa and Manpreet Mannu as deadly lions who fought valiantly with the police force for over six hours.
Sidhu Moosewala killing: Sharp shooter Harkamal Ranu arrested from Punjab's Bathinda
Meanwhile, a Red Corner Notice (RCN) has been issued against Canada-based gangster Satinderjeet Singh alias Goldy Brar wanted in the killing of Moosewala. The Central Bureau of Investigation had on June 2 written a request letter to the Interpol to issue a RCN against Goldy Brar. According to the information, Brar went to Canada on a student visa and didn't return after that.
Red Corner Notice issued against Goldy Brar in Moosewala murder case
The Central Bureau of Investigation had, on June 2, written a request lettet to the Interpol to issue a RCN against Goldy Brar. According to the information, Brar went to Canada on a student visa and didn't return after that. "He killed his cousin Gurlal Brar and entered in the crime world," said a CBI official.
Bishnoi confirmed gang rivalry in Moosewala case, said Goldy Brar behind it: Sources
Bishnoi is in the custody of the Cell, which is expiring Sunday and the police might seek an extension of the remand. The Special Cell had recently taken gangster Lawrence Bishnoi, an aide of Brar, into custody to interrogate him in the Moosewala's killing case. The sources said that Bishnoi too has taken Brar's name as the brain behind the murder of Moosewala. Bishnoi told interrogators that Moosewala was involved in conspiracy against their gang and hence they wanted to kill him.
Russian assault rifle AN-94 used by assassins of Moosewala?
This has also raised questions about how these sophisticated weapons were supplied or are being supplied in Punjab. The neighbouring states which have also formed teams to help the Punjab police in the matter, are also looking at weapon smugglers to ascertain how the sophisticated weapons were brought in. The probe agencies are also checking whether these weapons were procured through cross border smuggling.
Now, a call from Tihar under lens in Sidhu Moosewala murder case
Sources said Shahrukh was allegedly using a mobile application to talk to Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar, who has claimed the responsibility for killing Sidhu Moosewala. Soon after the detection, Shahrukh was brought to the Special Cell office for questioning. Gangster Kala Jathedi and his aide Kala Rana were already being questioned in the murder case. Now Shahrukh is also being confronted with them.
Moosewala killing: Dump data of 1-km area of crime spot to be probed
This will help the police in identifying the suspects, sources said, adding that six persons have been detained so far. However, no one has been officially arrested till now. Several teams of the Punjab Police have been formed to look into the matter. In less than 24 hours after his security was curtailed by the government, Moosewala, 29, was shot dead by gangsters close to his ancestral village in Mansa in broad daylight on Sunday.