Chandigarh, September 5
Punjab Police and safety businesses in neighbouring states have launched a manhunt after a carjacking incident at gunpoint by three males in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district, police stated on Saturday.
Three motorcycle-borne miscreants stopped a white-coloured Verna automobile close to the Bariar bypass, fired pictures into the air and snatched the automobile on Friday night time, a senior police official instructed IANS.
He, nonetheless, dominated out the potential for a terror angle to the incident despite the fact that the entire district has been placed on excessive alert.
The Director General of Police in Punjab in a letter to his counterparts in Jammu and Himachal Pradesh requested them to step up the safety.
Security businesses have been taking the incident critically in view of two main terrorist strikes within the space lately.
Terrorists from Pakistan had attacked the Indian Air Force base in Punjab’s Pathankot in 2016 and Dinanagar city in neighbouring Gurdaspur district in 2015. IANS