#Balwinder Singh Sandhu

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The NIA has officially taken over the Sandhu murder investigation. (Photo credit: ANI)

  • The Ministry of Home Affairs directed NIA to take over the Sandhu killing investigation
  • The NIA has re-registered the case
  • The case was earlier being investigated by Punjab Police

.Amritsar, Punjab, India
Balwinder Singh was shot dead by unknown assailants in Tarn Taran district on Friday. (Photo credit: Envato Elements)

  • Unidentified motorcycle-borne men shot 62-year-old Sandhu: Police
  • He fought terrorism in Punjab and was awarded Shaurya Chakra for his courage
  • His security cover was withdrawn a year ago