Mohali, April 11
The police arrested two suspects for his or her alleged involvement within the firing incident and forcibly taking away a automotive from a 37-year-old Ropar resident within the Section 5 market right here final evening round 9.45 pm. The suspects, recognized as Shahimajra residents Hardev Singh Cheema and Rohit Kumar, fired 4 gunshots, injuring Harwinder Singh, who was out along with his household for dinner in a Section 5 eatery. After firing on the sufferer, the duo fled from the spot within the sufferer’s automotive, which had Rs1.87 lakh, 5 gold bangles, a gold chain, a pair of gold earrings and two gold rings, stated the police.
Hours later, the police recovered the deserted automotive, two magazines, together with a .32 bore country-made pistol, 4 dwell rounds and a knife. In the course of the scuffle between the sufferer and the suspects, 4 rounds have been fired which hit Harwinder Singh within the abdomen and leg. One of many suspects, Hardev Singh Cheema, too, was injured, however he managed to drive the automotive from the spot. The suspects got here in a scooty with a short lived registration quantity from Chandigarh.
Mohali SSP Vivek S Soni stated, “The case has been solved inside 24 hours. Two suspects have been nabbed, certainly one of whom — Hardev Singh — is on bail after serving two years in custody in an attempt-to-murder case. Confederate Rohit Kumar was employed as a supply boy with a preferred meals supply service. Round 4 am, the injured suspect went to the GMSH, Sector 16, Chandigarh, for therapy the place he was nabbed. Our PCR group had developed the primary lead shortly, which helped us clear up the case.”
A case below Sections 307, 379-B and 34 of the IPC and below the Arms Act has been registered on the Section 1 police station.
Sufferer offers in oxygen cylinders
Sufferer Harwinder Singh (37) is a businessman, who offers in oxygen cylinders. He sustained gunshot accidents within the abdomen and leg and is admitted to the PGI. The suspects will probably be produced within the courtroom on Tuesday.
4 gunshots have been fired
Two youths fired 4 gunshots, injuring a 37-year-old man, on the busy Section 5 market late within the night on Sunday. The Ropar resident sustained accidents within the abdomen and leg. He was rushed to the close by Cheema Hospital from the place he was referred to the PGI. The sufferer and his household, together with his spouse and youngsters, had gone to the marketplace for dinner. He got here downstairs whereas speaking over the cellphone when he had an altercation with two youths.
‘Case cracked inside 24 hours’
The case has been solved inside 24 hours. Two suspects have been nabbed, certainly one of whom — Hardev Singh — is on bail after serving two years in custody in an attempt-to-murder case. Confederate Rohit Kumar was employed as a supply boy with a preferred meals supply service. — Vivek Sheel Soni, Mohali SSP