New Delhi [India]: A Delhi court on Thursday granted 10-day police custody of Lawrence Bishnoi to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with the Siddhu Moose Wala murder case.
The agency is probing the angle of links of Delhi-NCR’s gangsters with terror outfits.
Special Judge (MCOCA) Shailendra Malik of Patiala House Court granted 10-day custody to NIA after hearing the submissions made by the agency. NIA sought 12 days of custody of Lawrence Bishnoi.
During the hearing, the agency submitted before the court that it was investigating Sidhu Moose Wala’s case and need his custody.
The court asked the agency, “What is the locus of NIA in the Moose Wala murder case?”
The agency replied that the material is coming from Pakistan and people like Moose Wala are targets. An investigation into the larger aspect is being carried out, and links are being searched.