Punjab Police have arrested gangster Karanjit Singh alias Jassa Happowal, an operative of a foreign-based gangster Rajesh Kumar, alias Sonu Khatri, and Jaspreet Singh alias Jassa Mohanwalia, mentioned Director General of Police (DGP) Gaurav Yadav right here on Thursday.
“Gangster Jassa Happowal was wanted in at least six murder cases, including the double-murder of a mother and daughter, which took place in Bhojowal village in Jalandhar Rural last month, and other heinous crimes, ” he mentioned.
The accused had additionally put kerosene on the our bodies and faces of each deceased ladies earlier than setting them ablaze.
Police groups have additionally recovered two pistols together with two magazines and 10 cartridges from their possession.
Yadav mentioned following inputs that Jassa Happowal on instructions of his foreign-based handlers was hatching a conspiracy to execute three-four goal killings, groups from Counter Intelligence Jalandhar devised a plan and arrested him after intercepting his bike on the outskirts of Jalandhar.
Assistant Inspector General (AIG) Navjot Singh Mahal mentioned throughout questioning Jassa Happowal confessed to be concerned in six homicide instances and different felony instances pertaining to aim to homicide, car-jacking and looting.