Police protectee cloth merchant, gunman shot dead in Punjab's Jalandhar

Updated: Dec 8 2022 1:50PM

Chandigarh, Dec 8 (PTI) A 39-year-old cloth merchant, who was under police protection, was shot dead by four assailants at Nakodar in Punjab's Jalandhar district, officials said on Thursday.

His gunman was also killed, they said.

The cloth merchant was identified as Bhupinder Singh alias Timmy Chawla and the gunman as Mandeep Singh.