MUKTSAR: A local court in Malout remanded gangster Lawrence Bishnoi to four-day police remand in connection with the murder of history-sheeter Manpreet Singh, alias Manna.
Earlier, the police questioned Bishnoi in the jail at Bharatpur in Rajasthan, from where he was brought to Malout court amid tight security arrangements and bulletproof vehicles.
Lawrence Bishnoi will be produced again in the Malot court on December 29.
On December 2, Manpreet Singh, alias Manna was shot dead when he was coming out of a gym in Malout.
Just a few hours after Manna’s murder, a Facebook post on a page in the name of Lawrence Bishnoi took responsibility for the murder. The page claimed that the murder had been committed by gangster Raju Bhisodi, who is part of Lawrence Bishnoi’s gang.
Later, a case under Sections 304 (murder) and 307 (attempt to murder) was registered against four unidentified persons at Malout police station.