A resident of Moga, Neeta Deol, who is in his mid-thirties, belongs to a well-off family and was based in Dubai. His family has a transport business. Deol’s father retired as deputy director of the animal husbandry department. Associated with the Shera Khubban gang and one of the 15 accused in the Sukha Kahlwan murder case, he was referred to as a sharpshooter by his friends.
Deol was contacted by Vicky Gounder and his gang and brought to India before Kahlwan’s murder. Arrested from Amritsar airport in 2015, Deol was wanted in six cases of murder and attempt to murder.