Rahul Gandhi visits slain Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala’s house in Punjab

Mansa: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday (June 7) visited the residence of slain Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala in Mansa district to specific condolences to his household. Rahul Gandhi drove straight to the singer’s native village Moosa, after touchdown on the Chandigarh airport this morning, stated a PTI report.

Several Congress leaders together with Punjab Congress chief Amrinder Singh Raja Warring, Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly Partap Singh Bajwa, former deputy chief minister OP Soni and different get together leaders accompanied him. Rahul Gandhi was reportedly overseas when the killing befell and returned over the weekend.

In the wake of Gandhi’s go to, strict safety preparations had been exterior the residence of Moosewala, who was shot lifeless by unidentified assailants in Mansa on May 29.

Moosewala, who joined the Congress in December final yr, had unsuccessfully contested the Mansa seat in the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections.

Senior Congress chief Partap Singh Bajwa had reportedly written to CM Mann, urging him to “switch the homicide case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in order that justice could be delivered to the household on the earliest”.

Notably, the dad and mom of Moosewala met Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday. Earlier, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann had additionally expressed grief with the household.

(With PTI Inputs)

 

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