Congress councillor shot dead in Amritsar

Amritsar Police Commissioner S S Srivastava visited the spot and said the suspects would be identified and arrested soon.

By: Express News Service | Amritsar | Published: June 3, 2018 1:38:53 am
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Three bike-borne assailants shot dead Congress Councillor Gurdeep Singh Phelwan (42) on Saturday evening as he emerged from “Akhara’ where he went every day. Three bullets hit Singh, who was the taken to hospital where he died.

Amritsar Police Commissioner S S Srivastava visited the spot and said the suspects would be identified and arrested soon. Police sources said Singh had been getting threat calls from the henchmen of gangster Jaggu Bhagwanpuria, who is lodged in Amritsar jail.

 

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