Sidhu Moose Wala was shot dead by unidentified assailants when he was about four km from his house in Moosa village
In two separate posts on their alleged page on Facebook, Bishnoi Brar and Bishnoi Brar took on the responsibility for the murder of Punjabi politician and singer Sidhu Moosewala
After the killing of the famous Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala, who was killed on Sunday, the Canadian gangster Satinder Singh, alias Goldy Brar reported to have accepted the responsibility for the murder.
In two distinct posts on their alleged page on Facebook, Bishnoi Brar and Bishnoi Brar took on the responsibility of murdering singer Punjabi singer.
@PopularPatrika has not been able to independently verify their authenticity.
Moosewala was killed by unknown assailants in Punjab’s Mansa district, just a day after Punjab’s state government cancelled his security coverage.
The Deputy Superintendent of the police (Mansa) Gobinder Singh told PTI that a number of bullets struck Moosewala 27-year-old Moosewala who was riding with two other buddies in a jeep at the time they were attacked in the village Jawahar Ke.
Mansa Civil Surgeon Ranjeet Rai confirmed to reporters that Moosewala died in the hospital for civil reasons. He also said that two other victims who also suffered wounds from bullets have been sent to a different hospital.
He was a candidate on the Congress ticket from the Mansa assembly seat in the most recent assembly elections and had been defeated by the AAP’s Vijay Singla.
Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu, also known in the popular media as Sidhu Moose wala, was among the 424 persons who were detained from them by Punjab Police on Saturday.
The leaders of the Congress as well as different political groups expressed anger and shock over the death of Moosewala and also blasted AAP government officials for removing his security cover. AAP government for not extending his security coverage.
Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann has said that no one involved in the horrific murder will be spared. He appealed for restraint.
“I am shocked and saddened by the horrific murder that took place in the home of Siddhu Moosewala. Everyone involved will be punished. My prayers and thoughts are with his family and fans around the world. I ask everyone to remain at peace,” said Mann in an email.
Punjab Congress chief Amrinder Singh Raja Warring who played a key part in getting Moosewala in the Congress group said his party found itself “shocked beyond belief and expression” and dismissal of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government.
“He was bombarded by bullets at Mansa only two days after @BhagwantMann’s govt retracted his security. The @AAPPunjab government has lost moral authority. This must be thrown out,” said Warring in a tweet.
BJP head Manjinder Singh Sirsa, who was previously in the past raised questions about the state’s government after the names of those who had their security taken away were made public, also demanded the Chief Minister to take action Bhagwant Mann as well as AAP Chief Arvind Kejriwal.
“We have been advising Punjab Govt to pay attention to the state of Punjab. I would like to file an FIR to be filed against Bhagwant Mann for ignoring his Chief Ministerial duties that have led to the death of the #sidhumoosewala. Bhagwant Mann along with @ArvindKejriwal must be arrested u/s 302″,” he added.
The former chief minister Amarinder Singh alleged that law and order had completely disappeared in Punjab.
Criminals do not fear the law. AAP Punjab government has miserably failed. There is no security in Punjab!
The other security guards whose protection was taken away included former MLAs as well as Two Jathedars from Takht Damdama Sahib and Takht Kesgarh Sahib the head of Deras as well as retired and serving policemen.
Moosewala was a member of Congress in the year prior to the Punjab assembly elections.
The singer was criticized by a variety of sources for promoting guns in his music. He was also booked for allegedly inciting violence with the song “Sanju”.
He was charged in accordance with the Arms Act and the Disaster Management Act in Barnala after photos of him firing an AK47 rifle at a place during the COVID-19 lockdown were posted via social networks.