After the killing of singer Sidhu Moosewala at Mansa district in Punjab, both fearing of an assault as a result of a gang struggle or a pretend encounter by Police, the Punjab and Haryana Excessive Courtroom acquired has disposed of three petitions filed by the gangsters or their kin, apprehending menace to their life.

The primary one to strategy the Excessive Courtroom was Lawrence Bishnoi, who claimed apprehensions of a pretend encounter if he’s to be handed over to the Punjab Police for interrogation within the Sidhu Moosewala homicide case.

Bishnoi who’s thus lodged in Tihar Jail at current, sought to restrain the judicial Justice of the Peace of Mansa, Punjab, from issuing warrants for producing him and handing over his custody to the Punjab Police particular investigation workforce (SIT). He additionally sought to be interrogated via a video-conferencing facility.

The HC nevertheless declined the plea stating it to be “fully untimely”, as he can not nurse any apprehension that in his transit from the Tihar jail in Delhi to the Justice of the Peace Courtroom at Punjab, he’s more likely to be eradicated in a pretend encounter by Punjab Police.

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Following Bishnoi, the mom of gangster, Jaggu Bhagwanipuria approached the HC. Harjit Kaur, mom of Bhagwanpuria, had sought a bullet proof jacket to her son each inside and out of doors the jail, as and when he’s to be produced in Courts or is taken out on manufacturing warrants as there may be grave menace to his life by the hands of his enemies/gangsters. The HC dismissed her plea stating that because the petitioner’s son is lodged at Tihar Jail at Delhi, which is thus past this Courtroom’s jurisdiction. Equally, one other gangster, Amit Kumar who’s lodged at Bathinda Jail had moved to HC together with Bhagwanpuria’s mom’s plea.

Kumar had sought a bullet proof jacket in and out of doors the jail premises as he apprehends menace to his life by the hands of a few of his rivals/gangsters. The HC listening to Kumar’s plea mentioned that “the petitioner has didn’t carry to the discover of this Courtroom any convincing materials aside from the above social media report, from which it could possibly be inferred that the lifetime of the petitioner was beneath any severe menace, which might warrant the issuance of instructions, as prayed for.”

The HC whereas disposing of the plea of Amit Kumar had mentioned that in case, any cogent materials to assist the apprehension of the petitioner qua hazard to his life involves the fore, he can be at liberty to strategy the authorities involved by the use of an acceptable software/illustration within the mentioned regard.

In the meantime, the HC had additionally disposed of a petition in an analogous matter on June 1, whereby Gurinder Singh alias Gora, arrested in a case of try to homicide and arms act, sought quashing of an order of a Faridkot Courtroom, whereby he and another accused be instantly transferred to Faridkot Jail. Gora had submitted earlier than HC that, there are a number of convicts in Faridkot Jail, who belong to different Gangs and if he’s shifted to Faridkot Jail, his life can be in peril, being relative of Satvinderjit Singh alias Goldy Brar (gangster). Gora nevertheless had moved to HC earlier than Sidhu’s assasination.



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