Chandigarh: Leader of the Faridkot Youth Congress shot dead

A 34-year-old Youth Congress leader was shot dead by bike-borne assailants in the Faridkot district on Thursday evening in a major security lapse, and law and order in Punjab just one day after the local body poll results were announced.

A police official reported that two unidentified assailants fired about 12 shots at youth leader Gurlal Singh Bhullar while he was standing next to his car near Jubilee Chowk in Faridkot. Bhullar was hurried to the nearest hospital, but suffered from his injuries during treatment. Captain Amarinder Singh, Chief Minister of Punjab, was shocked by the incident and ordered the state police chief to arrest the culprits behind the murder. To know more, watch the full video!