Third accused arrested in NRI murder case

Police here on Monday arrested the third accused in the murder of NRI Gurinder Singh who was shot dead outside the local civil court on September 8.

Updated: Sep 12, 2011, 21:53 PM IST

Batala: Police here on Monday arrested the third
accused in the murder of NRI Gurinder Singh who was shot dead
outside the local civil court on September 8.

"Rajbir Singh Bajwa, a resident of Umarpura locality
here, was wanted by police in connection with the killing of
Gurinder Singh and was nabbed when he came to his house early
this morning around 2.00 am," SSP, Batala, Gurkirpal Singh said.

He said the main accused Rajbir Singh, a BJP councillor,
and his bodyguard were arrested yesterday and remanded to
police custody till September 17 by the senior Judicial
Magistrate.

PTI