Bid to assassinate Salman Khan foiled, sharpshooter arrested
Police in India have arrested a sharpshooter planning to assassinate Bollywood star Salman Khan.
The suspect belongs to notorious Lawrence Bishnoi gang. He admitted to have completed recce of Salman Khan in Mumbai. He said they were going to execute their plan to murder him but the government imposed lockdown because of spread of coronavirus.
Faridabad police arrested the accused, Rahul, 27, on Aug 15 for killing a man in Uttarkhand.
Rahul said he went to Salman’s house Bandra and stayed in the same area for few days in January the following year. Police said court had remanded him in police custody for further interrogation.