Published: 26 Dec 2021 08:11 am
Updated: 26 Dec 2021 08:11 am
In the Punjab court complex bombing Deceased termination of employment Made Guard The state DGP said.
One person was killed in a bomb blast at the Ludhiana court complex in Punjab on the 23rd. 6 people were injured. Police have registered a case and are investigating.
State DGP in this regard Siddharth Chattopadhyaya Told reporters yesterday:
We have identified the person responsible for the blast at the court premises and the person who died in it within 24 hours. He is Kagandeep Singh from Kanna area of Ludhiana. Kagandeep Singh, who was the Chief Constable of the state police, was arrested for drug trafficking. He was subsequently fired in 2019. A case has been registered against him and an investigation is underway. Singh was released on bail last September after 2 years.
Under the circumstances, Kagandeep Singh was ordered to appear in court in a drug trafficking case. Following this, he is said to have planned to intimidate the judiciary and the police.
We have arrested Kagandeep Singh’s brother and 2 friends in connection with this case and are investigating. While in jail he was reportedly in contact with Khalistan militants and mafia gangs. We are also investigating. Thus he said.