Aam Aadmi Party councilor shot dead in Punjab, bullets fired from close range after entering gym

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  • The attackers did recce before the murder
  • Incident caught on CCTV
  • Elder brother was also shot three years ago

Punjab News: Aam Aadmi Party councilor Municipal Councilor Mohammad Akbar was shot dead in Punjab. He was at the gymnasium in Punjab’s Malerkotla district on Sunday, July 31. Then the attacker entered the gym and opened fire on them and fired bullets. Mohammad Akbar was shot from very close range. In this regard, Malerkotla Senior Superintendent of Police Avneet Kaur Sidhu said, “A man came to the gym and fired at Akbar.” Police said one bullet hit Akbar and he died on the spot. Police said that the murder was done due to mutual enmity. The matter is being investigated. The police have registered a case of murder against two accused on the basis of the statement given by the deceased’s wife Akbari to the police in this regard.

The attackers did recce before the murder

According to the police, Akbar was killed due to personal enmity. The whole matter is being investigated. Police have registered a case of murder against two accused on the statement of the deceased’s wife Akbari. However, no arrest has been made so far. According to the police, preliminary investigation found that the attackers carried out this incident with full planning. Before the murder, the attackers had also done a recce of councilor Akbar. He had also gathered information about councilor Akbar’s visit to the gym.

Incident caught on CCTV

The entire incident of murder has been captured in the CCTV installed in the gym. It was seen in this video that Akbar is seen coming towards an unknown person inside the gym. As soon as they reach you councillor. The attacker takes out the gun and shoots them. According to the police, both the accused fled from the spot after committing the crime. Police is on the lookout for them.

who is you councilor mohammad akbar

Akbar contested the city council election on a Congress ticket. He won this election. However, when the power changed in Punjab, he left the Congress and joined the Aam Aadmi Party. According to the information, about three years ago Mohammad Akbar’s elder brother Mohammad Anwar was also shot dead. He was also a Congress leader. He was a councilor of the city council Malerkotla. Bhagwant Mann’s Aam Aadmi Party government is in Punjab. In such a situation, the murder of a councilor of his own party puts a question mark on the government.

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