Punjab singer-politician Sidhu Moose shot lifeless in Punjab – Some Point

Days after the Punj ab authorities lowered his safety cowl, together with that of many others, Congress chief and well-liked Punjabi singer Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu Moosewala was shot lifeless close to Mansa on Sunday.

Punjab singer-politician Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu, aka Sidhu Moose Wala, was shot lifeless on Sunday night, a day after his safety was scaled down – a transfer that has introduced the Bhagwant Singh Mann authorities underneath big criticism from the opposition. The homicide of the 28-year-old Congress chief – blamed on inter-gang rivalry – has shocked the state, triggering a contemporary political row. Canada-based Goldy Brar and jailed gangster Lawrence Bishnoi have been named by the state police for the killing. Moosewala – who had very lately joined the Congress – had drawn criticism for selling gun tradition in his songs.

Police mentioned that Moosewala, 28, was shot at while he was driving his SUV in village Jhawahar Ke in Mansa district with two others, and was declared introduced lifeless at the Mansa Civil Hospital.

Here are ten essential updates on the homicide of Sidhu Moose Wala:

1. The young rapper has been murdered simply months after he joined the Congress forward of the state elections. He had unsuccessfully contested the meeting elections from the Mansa district, and misplaced to AAP’s Dr Vijay Singla. Last week, chief minister Bhagwant Mann had dropped Dr Singla from his cupboard over allegations of corruption.

2. The state authorities had scaled down his safety from 4 armed guards to 2. The move was taken for 424 people amid Mann’s tirade towards the “VIP culture”. In the midst of raging criticism, the chief minister on Sunday evening urged for calm: “I am Shocked and Deeply saddened by the gruesome murder of Siddhu Moosewala. Nobody involved will be spared. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and his fans across the world. I appeal to everyone to stay calm. (sic)” he tweeted.

3. Congress’s Priyanka Gandhi Vadra attacked the AAP authorities after the homicide as she wrote on Twitter: “Sidhu Moosewala ji was a talented artist who brought laurels to the country and Punjab all over the world. The Aam Aadmi Party government has turned Punjab’s law and order into Jungle Raj and has handed over the security system to political likes and dislikes.”


4. On Sunday night, quickly after leaving his house, Moose Wala was driving his SUV when two automobiles got here from the entrance and chaos unfolded. A CCTV video has emerged that reveals the 2 automobiles trailing his black SUV.

5. An enormous police drive stays deployed outdoors the Mansa district house of the singer, killed simply weeks earlier than he was to show 29.

6. Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh Warring visited the house of his social gathering colleague after the loss of life and lambasted the police. “Punjab DGP should be ashamed as it is his responsibility to control law and order but he is running away from his responsibility by calling it a gang rivalry. We will go to the high court, and will meet the governor. If we don’t get justice then we’ll also meet Union Home Minister (Amit Shah),” he was quoted as saying by information company ANI.

6. “It seems to be an inter-gang rivalry case…Lawrence Bishnoi gang is involved in this. Lucky, member of the gang has taken responsibility from Canada,” Punjab DGP VK Bhawra mentioned on Sunday night at a press briefing.

7. AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal additionally urged for calm. The killing comes simply months after the social gathering claimed a landslide win within the state. “The murder of Sidhu Moose Wala is very sad and shocking. I just spoke to Punjab CM Mann Sahib. The culprits will be given the harshest punishment. I request everyone to keep calm and maintain peace. May God rest his soul,” Kejriwal tweeted.

News Source: Hindustan Times