Tribune News Service
Faridkot, September 2
The particular investigation workforce (SIT) probing the Behbal Kalan and Bargari firing incidents approached the court docket of District and Sessions Judge, Faridkot, in the present day with a request to pardon prime accused Pardeep Singh as he wished to show approver within the case.
Pardeep Singh was reportedly current on the web site of police firing during which two Sikh protesters have been killed at Behbal Kalan on October 14, 2015. He then labored as Reader to then Moga SSP, Charanjit Singh Sharma, one of many prime accused within the case.
Besides former Moga SSP, IGP Paramraj Singh Umranangal, SP Bikramjit Singh, Inspector Pardeep Singh, advocate Amarjit Singh Kular, a automobile company proprietor and plenty of different individuals are accused within the case.
The SIT is certain to face drawback in proving its case within the court docket within the absence of prime witnesses, so it needs to take the assistance of an approver.
The complainant on this case is Iqbal Singh Sahota, Director, Bureau of Investigation-cum-chairman of the SIT constituted on the instructions of the DGP, Punjab.
The case was registered every week after the killing of two protesters at Behbal Kalan. At that point, no accused was nominated within the FIR. Later on, a brand new SIT was constituted which nominated these cops as accused within the case.