Two aides of gangster held in carjacking case

Two aides of gangster held in carjacking case

Patiala, October 16

The police have nabbed two close associates of gangster Gagandeep Singh, alias Gaggi Lahoria, in a carjacking case on the Nabha-Chhitawala road on October 8.

The police have also recovered pistols, country-made weapons, 19 cartridges and a shell from them. Officials said Gagandeep was a close associate of gangster Dilpreet Singh Baba.

The arrested persons have been identified as Bikker Singh, a resident of Katiawali, Muktsar Sahib, and Jaswinder Singh, alias Kalu Baba, of Malout, Sri Muktsar Sahib.

Patiala SSP Vikramjit Duggal said Bikker, a close associate of Gaggi Lahoria, was arrested on October 14 from Rohti Bridge, Nabha, with two country-made weapons of .315 bore and .12 bore and seven cartridges. Another member of the gang, Jaswinder Singh, was arrested from near the Mardanhedi bus stand. The police recovered a pistol, cartridges and a country-made pistol from him. — TNS

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