Akali leader Paramjit Singh Atwal, alias Kala, president of the SC wing, South Constituency, of the Akali Dal, allegedly opened fire at a Sikh shopkeeper and persons accompanying him in the Jujhar Nagar area in broad daylight today. Akali Leader also removed turban and pulled beard of Sikh shopkeeper. One person was injured. He was admitted to the DMCH but his condition is stated to be stable.
The incident took place on Street Number 2 of Jujhar Nagar in the afternoon.
The ACP, Balwinder Singh, said Balbir Singh ran a shop near Dussehra Ground. Preliminary investigations revealed that Gurmit Kaur, Paramjit’s wife, purchased a laptop from the shop for Rs 40,000. Jarnail got the laptop financed from Money Finance Company. Gurmit had given a cheque to the finance company as demanded by it.
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