Amritsar, March 27
Amritsar rural police have arrested an associate of Amritpal Singh.
He was identified as Varinder Singh alias Fauji of Tarn Taran.
The police have invoked the NSA against him and sent him to Dibrugarh jail in Assam.
An official wishing not to be named confirmed the development.
Fauji, a retired army constable, was the bodyguard of Amritpal. He had his arms licence issued from Jammu and Kashmir which was cancelled following the Ajnala clash on February 23.
He was among the 10 gunmen who accompanied Amritpal all the time.
Amritpal and his armed supporters had stormed into the Ajnala police station to get their supporter Lovepreet Toofan released from Amritsar central jail.
Most Read In 24 Hours
Don't MissView All
Wrestlers' protest: FIR against organisers, others on charges of rioting, obstructing public servant
700 people detained across Delhi, including 109 protesters a...
IPL final between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans moved to Monday due to persistent rain
No such predictions of rain in Ahmedabad on Monday, which me...
Fresh clashes break out in Manipur; 2 killed, 12 injured in firing
Clashes began after army commenced combing operations to de-...
PM Modi inaugurates New Parliament amid Opposition boycott
Twenty one Opposition parties skipped the event protesting t...
'Coronation over, arrogant king is crushing voice of people': Rahul on police detaining wrestlers
Congress seeks Supreme Court-monitored probe into allegation...