Punjab police have arrested a woman in connection with the attack on Punjabi singer Parmish Verma. The police said the woman is the wife of Gaurav Patial, alias Lucky, a close aide of gangster Dilpreet Singh Dahan. Reinu, the arrested female is currently in police custody.
The police said she was involved in the conspiracy against Punjabi singer Parmish Verma.
Dahan had allegedly fired on Verma on April 15 and had owned up the attack on Facebook. An official of the Mohali police said Parmish Verma would be questioned again in connection with the case.
According to the police, Reinu is a resident of Khuda Lahora village. A case had been registered against her under Section 120-B (punishment of criminal conspiracy) at the Phase 1 police station.
Sources said Harjinder Singh, alias Akaash Maharashtra (21), a contract killer and close aide of gangster Dilpreet Singh Dahan, was brought on production warrant by the Mohali police from Ropar five days ago. He was remanded in police custody for three days on Friday and was sent to judicial custody on Monday.
Harjinder, during the investigation, revealed the name of Reinu and acting on the disclosure, the police arrested her.