Sidhu Moose Wala murder: Siddhesh Hiraman Kamble, close associate of main shooter arrested; Maharashtra Police given custody

Notably, the Punjab Police on Tuesday said it has arrested eight people so far in connection with the murder of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala.

FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Wednesday, June 08, 2022, 08:04 PM IST
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Slain Punjab singer Sidhu Moose Wala | File Photo

The Delhi Police said today that they have made their first arrest of the main associate of one of the shooters involved in the killing of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala.

The accused has been identified as Siddhesh Hiraman Kamble alias Mahakaal.

Further, a 14-day police custody has been remanded to to the Maharashtra Police, HGS Dhaliwal, Special CP, Delhi Police said.

The police informed that he is not involved in the killing.

Notably, the Punjab Police on Tuesday said it has arrested eight people so far in connection with the murder of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala.

They have been arrested on the charges of providing logistic support, conducting recce and harbouring the shooters of the singer, said police.

Shubhdeep Singh alias Sidhu Moosewala was shot dead in Punjab’s Mansa district on May 29, a day after the state government withdrew his security cover.

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