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Sidhu Moosewala, Punjabi Singer Shot Dead In Broad Day Light, Goldy Brar Claims Responsibility | Key Updates
Sidhu Moosewala, Congress leader and Punjabi singer, was shot dead at Mansa district today. Two other people were injured in the firing.
Sidhu Moosewala Killing: Congress leader and Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala was shot dead at Mansa district on Sunday. According to the reports, two other people were also injured in the firing. The incident happened just a day after the Bhagwant Mann-led Punjab government withdrew the security of Moosewala and 424 others. The attack took place when Moosewala and two of his friends were driving to their village Mansa in Punjab.
Sidhu Moosewala had contested the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections from Mansa on a Congress ticket. He was defeated by Aam Aadmi Party’s Dr Vijay Singla.
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Sidhu Moosewala Shot Dead: Here are the Key Updates
- Everyday murders are happening, police seem hopeless & there’s no direction to them. Sidhu Moose Wala’s murder is a political murder. CM Bhagwant Mann should resign. He is accountable for that: Punjab LoP & Congress leader Partap Singh Bajwa
- The attackers have left their car. Teams are after them. We are hopeful that they will be arrested soon. SIT has been constituted to arrest the culprits. We’ve got some important leads and investigation is underway: Pradeep Kumar Yadav, IGP Faridkot Range
- We’ll see if his friends are involved in murder case or not because they were the only ones aware of him moving without security. Police will investigate the case from every angle. But this needs to be thought upon as on whose advice he left without security: Saurabh Bharadwaj
- We’re shocked on the murder of Sidhu Moose Wala. This shouldn’t have happened. Stringent punishment will be given to the persons involved. He had two security guards from Punjab police but was travelling in his car without them when he was murdered: AAP MLA Saurabh Bharadwaj
- Sidhu Moose Wala had a private bulletproof car that he didn’t take with him. On the orders of the CM, IG range has been directed to form an SIT. 3 weapons were used. SSP Mansa & SSP Bathinda deployed there. ADG law & order has mobilised additional forces: VK Bhawra, DGP, Punjab
- Lawrence Bishnoi gang is involved in this murder. Lucky, member of the gang has taken responsibility from Canada. He had 4 commandos from Punjab Police out of which 2 was taken back but he was having two commandos which Moose Wala didn’t take along with him today: DGP Punjab
- After leaving his home when Sidhu Moose Wala was driving his car along with two others in Mansa district, 2 cars came from front & firing took place. He was injured & was taken to hospital where he was brought dead. It seems like an inter-gang rivalry: VK Bhawra, DGP, Punjab
- Punjab DGP must be arrested. The central govt must intervene immediately. Issue related to security comes under the Official Secrets Act & it shouldn’t have been disclosed: Former Punjab Deputy CM & Congress leader Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa on Sidhu Moose Wala murder
- Preliminary investigation shows it to be an inter-gang rivalry. Sidhu Moose Wala didn’t take his bulletproof car and gunman today. FIR is being registered. We will take immediate action against the gangster and persons involved: Gaurav Toora, SSP, Mansa
- Two cars intercepted Sidhu Moose Wala’s car which followed heavy firing in which Sidhu Moose Wala received multiple bullet injuries. Persons present with him also got bullet injuries and they have been referred to Patiala for further treatment: Gaurav Toora, SSP, Mansa
- Since their govt came, the law and order situation & peace of Punjab has seen a downward trend. CM Bhagwant Mann must be held accountable for the deteriorating situation in the state. He should focus on the problems of Punjab: Congress leader Jaiveer Shergill
- Broad daylight killing of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala shows that law & order situation in Punjab under AAP govt is crumbling like pack of cards. Violent clashes in Patiala, attack on state police & rise in murder have become business as usual:Congress leader Jaiveer Shergill
My mind has gone completely numb after hearing news about #sidhumoosewala
— Ashish Chanchlani (@ashchanchlani) May 29, 2022
- Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar, a close aide of gang leader Lawrence Bishnoi, has claimed responsibility for Sidhu Moosewala’s murder.
Stunned by the shocking death of #SidhuMoosewala. May Waheguru give his loved ones strength in their hour of grief. RIP departed soul 🙏 Still trying to wrap my head around this one. pic.twitter.com/voGupsgZ2B
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) May 29, 2022
- “The murder of Sidhu Moose Wala is unfortunate, I just spoke to Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann. Perpetrators will be given strict punishment. I urge everyone to maintain calm and peace”, tweets Delhi CM & AAP national convenor Arvind Kejriwal
- “Shocked to learn about the killing of young Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala. My sympathies with his family & friends. Those responsible must be arrested without delay. This exhibits an abject breakdown of law & order in Punjab,” tweets SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal
- “I am shocked and deeply saddened by the gruesome murder of Sidhu Moosewala. Nobody involved will be spared. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and his fans across the world. I appeal everyone to stay calm”: Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann
CM Bhagwant Mann, Super CM Arvind Kejriwal are directly responsible for the loss of young life.
They should be arrested. #sidhumoosewala
— Gaurav Goel (@goelgauravbjp) May 29, 2022
Shocked, devastated, at a loss for words… RIP #SidhuMoosewala 🙏 pic.twitter.com/r7yuHQPkur
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) May 29, 2022
Satnam shri waheguru 🙏 very shocking n very sad, a great artist n a wonderful human being, may god give the strengths to his family 🙏 #sidhumoosewala pic.twitter.com/hfMDxxxBRt
— Kapil Sharma (@KapilSharmaK9) May 29, 2022
- “Sidhu Moosewala was a very humble person. This is very unfortunate”: Hans Raj Han tells NDTV
Blast at Punjab Police’s Intelligence HQ on 9/05/22. Pakistan based Khalistan terrorists arrest on 5/05/22 and now cold blooded public execution of #sidhumoosewala. Are these signs of revival of Khalistan terrorism after AAP Govt resumed power in Punjab? Shocking.
— Shesh Paul Vaid (@spvaid) May 29, 2022
The news about #sidhumoosewala’s murder doesn’t sink in. Absolutely shocked. My heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.
The incident has happened a day after @BhagwantMann govt withdrew his security. @INCIndia will not remain silent on this murder.
— Jignesh Mevani (@jigneshmevani80) May 29, 2022
- AAP has a lot to answer. They tinkered with Moose Wala’s security just for some cheap publicity: Sunil Jakhar tells a private news channel
The murder of Shri Sidhu Moose Wala, Congress candidate from Punjab & a talented musician, has come as a terrible shock to the Congress party & the entire nation.
Our deepest condolences to his family, fans & friends.
We stand united & undeterred, at this time of extreme grief. pic.twitter.com/v6BcLCJk4r
— Congress (@INCIndia) May 29, 2022
Punjabi singer & Congress leader Sidhu Moosewala shot dead.
Two days ago, Kejriwal & Bhagwant Mann withdrew security given to him. Their attempt to score political brownie points has cost a life today.#SidhuMoosewala
— Gajendra Singh Shekhawat (@gssjodhpur) May 29, 2022
- “Arvind Kejriwal, Bhagwant Mann and their dirty politics are responsible for the murder of Sidhu Moosewal: Manjinder Singh Sirsa, BJP Leader, tells NDTV
A high level enquiry should be ordered against the reckless @PunjabGovtIndia officers or leaders involved in sharing this document with the public.@BhagwantMann @CMOPb @ANI @thetribunechd @punjabkesari @ZeePunjabHH https://t.co/aDeljpY8Hr
— Manjinder Singh Sirsa (@mssirsa) May 28, 2022
- Moosewala, who was popular in the rural belts of the state, was among the 424 VIPs who lost their security cover yesterday
Rip Sidhu Moosewala 🙏🥺🥺
Extremely shocking still can’t believe this 😦😦🥺🥺🥺#SidhuMoosewala pic.twitter.com/lqRPztiUx5
— MP Saharan (@manphoolsaran7) May 29, 2022
- Former ministers Manpreet Singh Badal, Raj Kumar Verka, Bharat Bhushan Ashu and the family of former Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi were among those who lost their security cover.
- The singer had joined the Congress party in December last year.
.@ArvindKejriwal & @BhagwantMann Govt just killed Congress leader famous Punjabi Singer Sidhu moose wala.
Was removing Moosewala’s security part of the same plan?
— Roshan Lal Bittu (@RoshanLalBittu) May 29, 2022
- Sidhu Moosewala, Congress leader and Punjabi singer, was shot dead at Mansa district today
- The incident happened just a day after Punjab withdrew the security of 424 people, including Moosewala.
For Our Readers: Photos of Sidhu Moosewala after being shot has emerged on the Social Media. India.com is withholding the photos considering sensitivity of the matter.
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