A Punjab policeman shot useless a 24-year-old worldwide kabaddi participant and significantly injured his good friend in Kapurthala district, fearing they’d assault him for stopping their car throughout curfew, police stated on Friday.
Assistant Sub Inspector Paramjit Singh killed Arwinderjit Singh and significantly injured Pardeep Singh on Thursday evening in Lakhan Ke Padda village.
The ASI was going to the village to drop his good friend Mangu in a automotive once they noticed one other car coming in direction of them at 10 pm when a curfew was in pressure within the space, police stated.
They adopted the automotive and signalled to cease. When the automotive stopped, the ASI fired 4 to 5 rounds from his service revolver at Arwinderjit and his good friend suspecting that they had been going to assault him, police stated.
The kabaddi participant died on the spot and his good friend was admitted to a personal hospital in Jalandhar however was said to be out of hazard, they stated.
Police stated there was no private enmity between any of them and it was a case of confusion. They’ve arrested the ASI and his good friend.