Parking contractor shot at, dies
LUDHIANA: A city-based parking contractor was shot dead by unidentified persons early Wednesday morning at Peeru Mohalla here.
The deceased has been identified as Bhupinder Singh, resident of Haibowal. The incident took place around 7am when the victim was going to work.
He was shot in the chest from close. Minutes before the incident, the victim had got off his two-wheeler to talk to the assailants.
The police said an old rival- ry or a business dispute could be reason behind this murder, adding that the killing was planned.
Though the area residents had heard the gunshot, none of them gave a statement to the police.
Salem Tabri area police have registered a case of murder against unidentified persons on complaint of Jarnail Singh, father of the deceased.