Punjab Cong’s Sidhu Moose Wala shot dead 4 km from house.
Sidhu Moose Wala aka Shubhdeep Singh sustained about eight bullet injuries, a Punjab police officer said
quoting doctors. Police said he was driving the sports utility vehicle when the attack took place
Congress leader and Punjabi singer Shubhdeep Singh aka Sidhu Moose Wala, 28, was shot dead by the unidentified assailants at
Jawaharke village in Mansa district on Sunday evening, a day after the state government withdrew the two gunmen provided to him, people aware of the matter said.
The incident took place at Jawaharke village when Moose Wala along with two others was about four kilometres from his residence in Moosa village.
Police said Sidhu was in his Mahindra Thar when unidentified persons opened fire on the vehicle. More than 30 rounds were fired on the vehicle.
Police said Sidhu appeared to have sustained more than eight bullet injuries and was taken to the Mansa
civil hospital where he died. The condition of the other two is critical.