Investigation into the Sidhu Moose Wala murder case suggest that jailed gangster Lawrence Bishnoi may be the mastermind behind the singer’s murder. Sources say Bishnoi had taken a vow to kill Moose Wala after his friend and Youth Akali Dal leader Vikramjit Middukhera was shot dead on August 7,2021 in Mohali.
During the investigation of Middukhera’s murder, Delhi Police had found the involvement of Sidhu Moosewala’s manager, Shaganpreet. Shaganpreet Singh is an accused in the FIR registered in Middukhera’s murder case. He is currently hiding in Australia.
He allegedly offered shelter to Middukhera’s killers who had stayed with him in his Jal Vayu Vihar flat in Punjab.
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ACCUSED SHARPSHOOTER ARRESTED
Meanwhile, the Bathinda police on Thursday arrested a sharpshooter named Keshav in connection to the Sidhu Moose Wala murder case. His associate Chetan was also arrested with him.
The arrest was made after the Punjab Police conducted raids on three high-profile societies in Mohali — Jal Vayu Vihar, Homeland and Eden Court.
Keshav is a repeat offender and a member of the Lalli Mod gang. The Lalli Mod gang is believed to be close to the Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar.
Police said Keshav conducted a recce on May 29 at Sidhu Moose Wala’s village with the help of Sandeep Singh, alias Kekda. He is also accused of providing weapons to the killers.
According to sources, Kekda was given Rs 15,000 by the Lawrence Bishnoi gang for providing information on Moose Wala’s whereabouts.