Ahead of the 75th Independence Day, the Punjab Police on Sunday foiled a vital terror risk and busted a Pakistan-ISI-backed terror module with support of Delhi Police. In line with the reliable cope with of the Punjab police, 4 module individuals connected to Canada-based fully Arsh Dalla and Australia-based fully Gurjant Singh had been arrested. Moreover, 3 hand-grenades (P-86), 1 IED, and 2 – 9mm pistols alongside with 40 dwell cartridges had been recovered.
This comes after the Punjab police arrested the fundamental accused in the killing of the Shaurya Chakra awardee Balwinder Singh Sandhu on August 9 and uncovered one more place to disrupt Independence Day celebrations. The accused used to be identified as Gurwinder Singh alias Baba alias Raja from Tarn Taran Sahib in Punjab. Explosives had been additionally recovered from his possession and as per preliminary reviews, the DGP told that they had been to be stale to disrupt the peace and harmony in Punjab for the period of Independence day celebrations on August 15.
Punjab Police busts place to disrupt peace sooner than I-Day
Gurwinder Singh’s two accomplices identified as Sandeep Singh alias Kala and Gurpreet Singh alias Randhawa had been additionally arrested, as per the assertion. Moreover, explosives had been additionally recovered from them, which consist of one RDX-IED, two 30-bore pistols alongside with magazines and 13 dwell cartridges, 635 grams heroin, 100 grams opium, Rs 36.90 lakh drug money, and one Mitsubishi Lancer automotive from their possession.
The Director Frequent of Police (DGP) Gaurav Yadav stated that the fundamental accused Gurwinder Singh, used to be additionally a proclaimed perpetrator of the Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) and the probe revealed that he works carefully with notorious gangsters Sukhpreet Singh alias Harry Chatha and Sukhmeetpal Singh alias Sukh Bikhariwal– a high suspect in Balwinder Singh’s ruin case. The preliminary reviews additionally hint at the path the explosives, arms, and ammunitions seized had been deliberate to be stale to disrupt the peace, and type terror among the many hundreds on Independence Day, stated DGP Yadav.
Following the disclosures given by Gurwinder Singh, the police additionally recovered one hand grenade, one RDX-IED, and drug money from the state as directed by Singh in the house of Police district Batala. Valuable reviews expose that the recoveries had been obtained through Drones from across the border, from Pakistan, he added.