You are here: Home » News-ANI » National
Business Standard

Nabha jailbreak mastermind Parminder sent to 14-day judicial remand

ANI  |  Shamli [India] 

Parminder Singh, mastermind of the Nabha jailbreak in which Khalistani terrorist Harminder Singh alias Mintoo and four others escaped, was send to 14-day judicial remand.

The Shamli Police has filed a case under Section 353,420,467,468,471 of IPC. And 25/27 Arms Act also.

Parminder Singh, one of 10 Nabha jail attackers, was arrested from Shamli district of on Sunday and a huge cache of arms and ammunition was recovered from his possession.

Earlier today, the 49-year old Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) chief Harminder Singh who escaped from the Nabha high security prison on Sunday, was caught by the police on a tip-off by the police at railway station.

Deputy Chief Minister also spoke to the Security Advisor Ajit Doval and apprised him of the details of the incident. He updated the NSA on steps being taken to apprehend the culprits.

The Government has suspended the Director General (Jails) and dismissed the Nabha Jail superintendent and deputy jail superintendent and set up a special task force to look into the Nabha jailbreak incident.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, November 28 2016. 16:48 IST