Jalandhar: The police here heaved a sigh of relief when they solved the murder case of Manpreet Singh .Manpreet Singh a student of local Khalsa College bled to death while another student Munish was injured seriously in the attack by another group of student from Khalsa college .The assailants were armed with Swords and Base bats and danced at the spot while playing bhangra songs in their Alto car after murder .Jalandhar Police Commissioner Arpit Shukla today revealed all in a press conference
The case took a political turn and started a war between Kishan lal Sharma ,a local BJP leader and Manoranjan Kalia ,BJP MLA. Kishan Lal accused Kalia of helping the culprits by putting pressure on Jalandhar police to not to arrest them .On the other hand MLA Kalia showed Kishan Lal’s Pic with Raju Aulakh ,the main accused in this case .Kishan Lal Sharma and his wife Anu were shunted out of BJP for 6 years after a meeting of local BJP leadership ]
CP Arpit Shukla told that they have arrested the main accused Balraj Singh Aulakh @ Raju,Maninder Singh @ Goli,Palwinder Singh Kalsi and Bharat Jamba .Raju was ex student while all others are students of Khalsa College. 4 more accomplices are yet to be arrested .Police hunted the main accused Raju Aulakh and Maninder Singh down from Noida where they reached after dumping their Alto car in Simla .rest of the 2 were arrested from Jalandhar only.
“The motive of murder was the enmity between Raju Aulakh and Simranjit Singh Bathinda another student of Khalsa college .Simranjit wanted to become Vice President of the Khalsa college Students Union as Raju who was earlier V.P. had left the college .Friends turned foe over the issue.That day while Simranjit Singh Bathinda and Manpreet Singh were standing together along with other friends at Guru Nanakpura crossing ,Raju Aulakh and 7 others armed with sharp edged weapons attacked them .Manpreet died while 3-4 others were wounded ” CP said .
When asked about the political turn of the case he replied ” We weren’t under any type of pressure and solved the case on the merits .These accused kept on changing locations fast and were clever enough to switch off their mobiles.We are inquiring that why did the police reached late at the spot on that day “
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