The Punjab Police on Friday busted a terror module backed by Pakistan’s intelligence agency ISI, jointly run by Canadian gangster Lakhbir Singh alias Landa and Pakistani gangster Harvinder Singh Rinda. has claimed. A Punjab Police statement said Lakhbir Singh is believed to be close to Harvinder Singh, who had joined hands with Babbar Khalsa International (BKI) and both have close links with the ISI.
Lakhbir Singh played a key role in planning the rocket propelled grenade (RPG) attack on the Punjab Police Intelligence Headquarters in Mohali in May and also planted an IED under the car of Sub Inspector Dilbag Singh in Amritsar. The arrested criminals have been identified as Baljit Singh Malhi (25) of Jogewal village and Gurbaksh Singh alias Gora Sandhu of Buh Gujran village of Ferozepur.
Punjab Director General of Police Gaurav Yadav said that several police teams led by Additional Inspector General (Counter Intelligence), Jalandhar, Navjot Singh Mahal arrested the duo and on Gurbaksh Singh’s statement, two with an AK-56 rifle from his village. Magazine, 90 cartridges and two bullets were seized.
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