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Keetu murder: Main accused arrested

The Moga police on Saturday arrested the main suspect in former MLA Barnala Malkit Singh Keetu’s murder case.

Written by Express News Service | Moga | Updated: April 16, 2014 2:51:47 pm

The Moga police on Saturday arrested the main suspect in former MLA Barnala Malkit Singh Keetu’s murder case.

Angrej Singh alias Kala — a resident of Deepgarh village in Barnala district — was arrested from the bus station at Himmatpura village in Moga,DSP Jaswinder Singh said. “Jaspreet Singh,another accused and Keetu’s nephew,is on the run but we will soon arrest him,” he added.

“The investigation is on under the supervision of ADGP (Law and Order) S K Sharma. The police have issued a look out circular at all airports across the country regarding the absconding suspects,” said the DSP.

Keetu,a SAD leader,was shot on October 29 last year outside his home in his native village Bilaspur. His three nephews were booked for the murder along with four others. All accused have been booked under sections 302,148,149 of the IPC and under provisions of the Arms Act.

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