In a dreadful & horrific incident, Three gangsters from Punjab committed suicide on Tuesday early morning to avoid the police action after being trapped by police.
The three gangsters, wanted in several cases including murder, robbery, loot and other heinous crimes registered in Punjab and Haryana were trapped in Asakhera village near Dabwali, Haryana.
They all belonged to Faridkot town of Punjab and escaped to Haryana as Punjab Police were chasing them. The Faridkot Police also informed Dabwali Police which joined them to nab the gangsters. The gangsters were identified as Bunty Dhillon, Jaspreet Singh alias Jumpy, both A category gangsters and Nishan Singh, a B category gangster.
Fearing police action, the gangsters killed themselves while Bunty and Jaspreet died on the spot, Nishan Singh succumbed to his injuries in the hospital.
One of the Police sources said that the gangsters belonged to Bunty gang and had later joined the Vicky Gaunder gang, the dreaded gangster responsible for Nabha, Patiala jail break who is still at large. All the three were sleeping on the roof of a house when the police on a tip-off challenged them. The gangsters started firing which was retaliated by the cops.
The gangsters suddenly stopped firing and when police officials reached the spot, they found bodies of Bunty and Jaspreet were lying on the roof and Nishan Singh was bleeding heavily. He was taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
The police claimed the gangsters committed suicide and they were also wanted in a double murder case. They recovered 5 weapons, other ammo(bullets) besides an SUV car from the possession of the gangsters.
According to Suresh Arora, DGP Punjab, “57 criminal gangs are active in the state and a special task force (STF) has been created by the police to counter these gangs.”