Sidhu Moose Wala, the well-known Punjabi singer and rapper was shot useless in Mansa, just a few kilometres from his beloved village Moosa, on Sunday. His actual identify was Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu, however he appreciated to be often known as Moose Wala as his village was very pricey to him. ‘’I’m not going wherever. I’ll dwell right here and I’ll die right here, and that’s the reason I selected to be identified not by my identify however by the identify of my village,” that is what he would inform individuals whereas campaigning for the Punjab Assembly elections held in February this yr. He obtained the Congress ticket from Mansa the place he was pitted towards AAP’s Vijay Singla and was defeated by him with a margin of 53,323 votes.
He ran a really totally different marketing campaign throughout the elections. He needed clear air, clear water, clear meals and clear politics. Speaking at a gathering at Khiwa Khurd village about why he joined politics, he had stated: “When I used to be 23, I selected a occupation (music) to remodel the lifetime of my mother and father. At 27, I’ve fame and money to give to my mother and father, however I can’t purchase the air… Rich or poor we breathe the similar air.” He additionally used to organise an annual free most cancers camp in his village. “We are a small village of two,800 individuals however yearly, no less than six to eight individuals get recognized with most cancers. It’s all due to the toxins in our soil and air,”
This comes a day after the Punjab Police withdrew Moose Wala’s safety, together with 423 others as part of Bhagwant Mann authorities’s train to crack down on VIP tradition. Gaurav Toora, SSP, Mansa, stated that preliminary investigation confirmed it to be an inter-gang rivalry. “Sidhu Moosewala didn’t take his bulletproof automobile and gunman immediately. FIR is being registered. We will take rapid motion towards the gangster and individuals concerned,” he stated. However, News18 reported that Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar, an in depth aide of the Lawrence Bishnoi gang, has claimed accountability for Sidhu Moosewala’s homicide. Sources stated AK-47 was probably utilized in the assault.
It was only final month that Sidhu Moose Wala had sparked a row after he focused the Aam Aadmi Party and its supporters in his track Scapegoat. The singer had referred to as AAP supporters ‘gaddar’ (traitor) in his track. His songs incessantly obtained him into hassle, each with the police and the clergy. He was booked below a number of instances together with the Arms Act for firing an AK-47 rifle at a capturing vary throughout the lockdown and in addition for selling violence and gun tradition together with his track ‘Sanju’.