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Posted at: Apr 17, 2019, 5:24 PM; last updated: Apr 17, 2019, 5:24 PM (IST)

Gurdaspur: Four suspects arrested in April 5 shooting of Hindu leader

Gurdaspur: Four suspects arrested in April 5 shooting of Hindu leader
Ajay Thakur. File photo

Tribune News Service
Gurdaspur, April 16

Gurdaspur Police said they had arrested four people in connection with the April 5 shooting of a Hindu leader in the city.

Police said that one of the four suspects was detained at Panipat.  With Wednesday’s arrests, police claim they have “cracked” the case.

Hindu Shiv Sena (Thackeray) Ajay Thakur was shot at a point blank range as he was about to board a bus near the bus stand. Police had said then that the suspects were riding a motorcycle.  

The party’s district president Varinder Singh Munna was with Thakur when he was shot dead.

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