Ginda has been provided protection by the police and his personal security guard was accompanying him too
Amritsar: Active in the area of Amritsar and its surroundings, gangster Bobby Malhotra along with his accomplices fired at an ex councillor of Gujjarpura, Ginda when the latter was performing “kar seva” in a dera near police division no 3 of the city. Ginda received one gunshot in his head.
However, he managed to escape himself. This is reported to be third successive attempt upon the life of ex-councillor by the gangster group. Ginda owes allegiance to congress party and is said to be Bobby’s uncle.
According to sources, the gangster Bobby entered into the dera while firing from outside and as he spotted Ginda, he made him his target. Ginda has been provided protection by the police and his personal security guard was accompanying him too.
It is learnt that Bobby fired many shots upon Ginda and just one hit him. Ginda ran for protection and was able to save himself. The assailants left the venue only when Ginda’s gunman fired in the air from his assault rifle.
On the way the assailants also reported to have snatched one motorcycle from an owner of a printing press. The motorcycle was later found abandoned in the grain market of Bhagtan Wala.
On getting information of the incident, senior police officials-Commissioner of Police Lok Nath Angra, Deputy Commissioner of Police and the SHO of division no 3 reached at the spot of crime, Dera Baba Phal Nath.
Angra stated that a case has been registered against the culprits in police division no 3 and a massive manhunt has been launched to nab the culprits.
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