It was Brar who allegedly conspired to kill Punjabi singer Sidhu Musewala, who was arrested in California last month. After the intervention of the Ministry of External Affairs, talks have taken place between the FBI and the Punjab Police to bring Brar back to India.
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America of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ie FBI in Goldie Brar’s arrest case Punjab Police has been contacted. Brar allegedly married Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala who had conspired to murder, was arrested in California last month. After the intervention of the Ministry of External Affairs, talks have taken place between the FBI and the Punjab Police to bring Brar back to India.
According to media reports, sources said that Brar was taken into custody in the city of Sacramento. He had been in Canada since 2017 and recently moved to the US fearing law enforcement and rival gangs. He was taken into custody around 20 November. Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann had announced this “big success” earlier this week. He had said that Brar would be brought to India and would soon be arrested by the Punjab Police. It is being told in the report that the FBI has already interrogated Brar, who had claimed responsibility for the murder through a Facebook post.
Gang leader Bishnoi is in jail
Singer Sidhu Musewala, who has made his mark at the international level, was shot dead on May 29 near his village in Mansa district of Punjab. The shooter and its conspirators have been killed or arrested. Goldie Brar is a member of the Bishnoi gang. Its chief gangster Lawrence Bishnoi is lodged in jail. At the same time, Brar was hiding in Canada and sometimes in America and other countries to avoid arrest.
Who is Goldie Brar?
Goldie Brar, whose full name is Satinderjit Singh, originally moved to Canada on a student visa five years ago, where he was working as a truck driver. Natives of Muktsar district in Punjab’s southern region bordering Haryana and Rajasthan, Goldie Brar and Lawrence Bishnoi had become friends during their days of student politics in Chandigarh nearly a decade ago. Laurence Bishnoi has been in jail for years.
Investigating agencies claim that at the time of Moose Wala’s murder in May, he was in Tihar Jail – from where he was running his gang. In his Facebook post, Brar said he killed Sidhu Moose Wala “in retaliation” for the murder of Youth Akali Dal leader Vicky Middukhera.