The Hush Post: Some armed men opened fire at an Akali leader Manjinder Singh Grewal in Gill village on Saturday morning. The SAD leader escaped unhurt in this attack as the bullets hit his Innova car.
According to available information, the attack occurred near Gill village falling under the Dehlon police station in Ludhiana district. A Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) leader Manjinder Singh was going in his Innova when some assailants chased his car. The reports say while Manjinder Singh was in his Innova car, the armed assailants came in an I10 car.
Near Gill village, the assailants knocked at the window of the Akali leader’s vehicle. Manjinder rolled down the window and the assailants fired at him thrice. The bullet hurt Manjinder but not grievously. However, his car was damaged. After the attack, the assailants fled away in their car. Jagwinder for whom Manjinder was waiting outside his home, immediately came out and took the injured Manjinder to DMC.
Later speaking to media persons, SAD leader Manjinder Singh said there were four to five assailants.
Another senior SAD leader and former MLA Darshan Singh Shivalik has condemned the assault on his party colleague. Shivalik has demanded a strict action against the accused.