Rajasthan: NIA’s raids at premises of gangster Lawrence Bishnoi’s close aide in Jodhpur
21 February, 2023 | Pragati Singh
The role of Bishnoi's henchmen has come to light in several cases of extortion, firing, and murder.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) raided the Jodhpur home of gangster Lawrence Bishnoi’s close aide Kailash Manju on Tuesday. According to sources, Kailash has known Bishnoi for a long time. According to sources, the NIA teams conducted searches in rural and urban areas of Jodhpur based on call records because Bishnoi’s network was active in these areas. According to them, the role of Bishnoi’s henchmen has come to light in several cases of extortion, firing, and murder.
More information is awaited.
Earlier in the day, the NIA raided the Gandhidham home of gangster Bishnoi’s close associate Kulwinder. According to sources, Kulwinder has known Bishnoi for a long time. He was also charged with providing shelter to members of the Bishnoi gang.
According to NIA sources, Kulwinder is also linked to international drug syndicates. The NIA launched searches at over 70 locations across several states on Tuesday as part of a major crackdown on gangster syndicates.
Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Delhi, Chandigarh, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, and Madhya Pradesh were all searched. The ongoing raids are part of an investigation into a case filed by the NIA against gangsters and their criminal syndicates. The NIA has conducted four raids on the gangster network.
The raids were taking place in over 30 different locations across Punjab. In Haryana, the NIA conducted raids in the Munda Majra neighborhood of Yamuna Nagar. The NIA team was joined in Azad Nagar by the local police force.