Gangste Monu Dagar admitted to having organized two shooters, Priyawarat and Ankit, on the bearings of Goldy Brar
Bathinda, June 22
Four accused in Sidhu Moosewala murder case were produced before a Mansa court today. Gangster Monu Dagar, a close associate of Goldy Brar and a prime suspect in the high profile murder case along with Pawan Bishnoi and Naseeb Khan have been sent on 14-day judicial remand while one Manmohan Singh Mohna, who is accused of conducting recce of the slain singer during Punjab assembly elections, was sent to 3-day police remand.
Gangster Monu Dagar, a resident Sonepat, Haryana, Pawan Bishnoi and Naseeb, both residents of Fatehabad, Haryana, were arrested by the police for allegedly conducting recce, harbouring the shooters, hatching conspiracy and providing logistic support to the shooters.
During his interrogation, Dagar is learnt to have confessed to having arranged two shooters, identified as Priyawarat and Ankit, both residents of Sonepat, on the directions of Goldy Brar. He is learnt to have also disclosed that Pawan Bishnoi and Naseeb had procured the Mahindra Bolero used in the incident from Sadul Shaher and handed it over to the shooters through a middleman identified as Keshav of Bathinda.
After bringing Manmohan Singh Mohna from jail on a production warrant, Mansa police had arrested him in the Sidhu Moosewala murder case and had also taken five-day police remand last week. Since, his police remand was getting over on June 22, he was produced in the court to get extension on police remand on Wednesday.
Mohna had allegedly done recce of Sidhu Moosewala before assembly elections in the state in January-February. As per the police, Mohna was the only suspect arrested so far who hailed from Mansa district–the place where the incident took place. Mohna is a resident of Ralla village in Mansa. The police said several cases had been registered against him and they have been trying to establish if he had any links with Lawrence Bishnoi and Goldy Brar.