The UT police arrested Maninderjit Singh alias Chotta Mani, a resident of Sector 41, who is one of the accused who opened fire at a father-son duo in Sector 27 on Saturday evening. An engineering student at a private college, his elder brother is lodged in Burail jail at present.
The alleged prime accused in the case, Monty Shah, and others are still absconding. Police said that it is believed that Shah was hiding the weapon used in the incident.
On questioning, Mani revealed that there were six people involved in the incident. Police is also trying to trace, Kali, another accused in the case.
The accused had opened fire at Rajkumar and his 23-year-old son Bhiwani. The accused were involved in a conflict with Rajkumar’s 26-year-old son, Shivcharan, who is in jail. Shivcharan allegedly had an altercation with Monty and Karan Sharam in the jail a few months back. The accused, after they were released, assaulted Shivcharan’s family.