Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, Might 31
Punjab Police have arrested one other shut aide of the prime accused drug smuggler and rogue legal Jaipal Bhullar, needed for the sensational killing of CIA Assistant Sub Inspectors (ASIs), Bhagwan Singh and Dalwinderjit Singh, who had been gunned down in chilly blood in Jagraon Grain Market on Might 15.
The arrested has been recognized as Fortunate Rajput alias Fortunate, a resident of New Pratap Nagar in Ludhiana, who had actively assisted the killers of two ASIs in fleeing from the state. The police have additionally recovered a .32 bore country-made Pistol, together with three stay cartridges, two Pulsar bikes and one Fiat Punto automobile from his possession.
The event got here simply two days after the Punjab Police arrested two of the principle accused, recognized as Darshan Singh, and Baljinder Singh alias Babbi, of Jagraon shootout from Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.
A Spokesperson of Punjab Police Division stated in an intelligence led operation, Ludhiana CP Rakesh Agrawal deputed a police group which arrested Fortunate from Khanpur Canal Bridge.
Fortunate, who has a legal previous and was convicted in homicide case in 2008; he’s additionally needed by Dehlon Police in a automobile snatching case of November 2020. Fortunate has disclosed that he, together with Jaipal Bhullar, Darshan Singh, and Baljinder Singh @Babbi had snatched an i10 automobile (PB10EU-0110) at gunpoint from Malerkotla street (below Dehlon Police Station in Ludhiana) in November 2020.
The spokesperson stated whereas lodged at Central Jail Ludhiana, Fortunate had are available contact with Darshan and Babbi, who later launched him to gangster turned drug smuggler, Jaipal Bhullar. Each time Jaipal used to move via Ludhiana, Fortunate and Darshan would escort his car of their Fiat Punto automobile to present advance details about Police Nakas enroute, which has been recovered, he added.
He stated that Fortunate was additionally needed within the kidnapping case of Mohali resident Pritpal Singh alias Bobby. Fortunate had kidnapped Pritpal Singh on December 12, 2020, thrashed him and demanded a ransom of Rs 1.5 crore. Nevertheless, after his situation deteriorated, Fortunate, and his legal associates together with Jaipal, Bubbi, Darshan, Jaspreet Singh alias Jassi, had left the together with his automobile after snatching Rs 86,000.
In one other case, Fortunate, Darshan and Gagandeep Singh alias Nona, Jaspreet alias Jassi had threatened prime witnesses within the Banur Financial institution Money Van Theft case, together with Sukhwant Singh of village Batta in Kharar, Shamsher Singh of village Zara in Shahabad, Haryana and Jatinder Singh of village Khanpura Gandua, in opposition to testifying in opposition to Jaipal and his associates in courtroom.