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Police imposed UAPA on the accused of murder of Dera lover Pradeep Singh, strict action will be taken

Police imposed UAPA on the accused of murder of Dera lover Pradeep Singh, strict action will be taken
Police imposed UAPA on the accused of murder of Dera lover Pradeep Singh, strict action will be taken

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Pradeep was killed by 6 assailants on 10 November
Police has initiated action against the accused under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA).
The miscreants wanted to create terror among a particular section of the society

Chandigarh, The police have initiated action under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) against the accused in the murder of Dera Sacha Sauda follower Pradeep Singh of Kotkapura. Pradeep was murdered by 6 assailants on 10 November. Police claimed that investigation into the role of one of the accused in the case, Bhola Singh, revealed that he along with Canadian Goldie Brar and others had planned the attack with an intention to create panic among a particular section of the society. On which he has decided to implement the provisions of UAPA in the matter. Under this act, the police can keep the accused in custody for 30 days before filing a charge sheet against them and they can be sent to judicial custody for 180 days.

Goldie Brar was contacted for the murder
UAPA is usually invoked in terror cases when there is evidence that the offense was committed as part of a conspiracy to target national integrity. Police investigation revealed that Bhola Singh of Jeon Singh Wala village, who was in jail for the last six months in several criminal cases, had established contact with Goldie Brar in Canada to plan the murder of the Dera follower. The motive of the murder was to spread terror among the members of a particular community. Bhola Singh hired his brother-in-law Manny to carry out the murder. Who further added Bhupinder Singh of Faridkot for this purpose. Police have said that Bhola Singh has been charged with waging war against the country and promoting enmity between groups.

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Faridkot SSP Raj Pal Singh Sandhu says that the police have already brought Bhola Singh on production warrant and he is currently in Faridkot police’s custody. After interrogating Bhola Singh, the police arrested Pawandeep Singh of Hari Nau village on Wednesday. Police claim that Pawan had provided weapons to the accused. 50 live cartridges have been recovered from him. Police claimed that it has started the process of bringing Ramzan Khan alias Raj Hooda, who was arrested in Jaipur this week after a brief encounter with the AGTF. Bhola Singh is facing five criminal cases including one of murder in Tarn Taran. He was also an accused in the murder of Shakti Singh, a Dera follower, on October 2 last year in Daggu Romana village of Faridkot. Shakti Singh was one of the accused in the 2015 sacrilege cases.

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FIRST PUBLISHED : November 24, 2022, 11:26 IST

The article is in Hindi

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