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Chandigarh based lawyer murdered in Rupnagar over property dispute

PUNJAB NEW EXPRESS | August 03, 2020 10:24 PM

RUPNAGAR: A senior lawyer Kulbir Singh doing practice in Punjab and Haryana High Court in Chandigarh was today found murdered near village Dhanuari under Chamkaur Sahib Sub Division in this district.

Kulbir Singh a native of Dera Bassi in Fatehgarh Sahib distrcit was living in Chandigarh and he had a dispute with certain persons over a Kothi in Sector 18 Chandigarh. A civil court in this regard was pending in Kharar judicial courts.

SSP Rupnagar Swapan Sharma in a press statement said that Police have recovered the dead body of Kulbir Singh and his audi car from Sirhind Canal where it was dumped by the accused. Police has arrested the two accused and they have confessed to the murder.

SSP said that Jagdish Singh, brother of the deceased, had filed a complaint with police that his brother was missing sine July 31, 2020. He had named Gurmel Singh in the FIR with whom  the property dispute was going on in the court. Police arrested Gurmel Singh and his accomplice Rajwinder Singh both residents of Dhanauri village.

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