The Lawrence Bishnoi had delivered a letter threatening Bollywood actor Salman Khan and his father Salim Khan to “create an atmosphere to show their power” within the aftermath of the killing of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala.
As per information from Maharashtra Home Department, the gang was planning to extort cash from huge businessmen and actors, reported information company ANI quoting state Home division.
Last Thursday, the Mumbai police had claimed that three members of the Bishnoi gang had delivered a letter threatening Salman Khan and his father, author Salim Khan, and it was a part of gangster Vikram Brar’s plan to terrorise them and extort cash from them.
Siddhesh Hiraman Kamble alias Mahakal, who can be suspected to be concerned within the Moosewala homicide case, made this revelation throughout interrogation.
Kamble advised investigators that three members of the Lawrence Bishnoi gang got here from Jalour in Rajasthan and considered one of them positioned the letter on a bench in Bandra Bandstand space the place Salim Khan, famous screenplay author and Salman’s father, was sitting after his morning stroll on Sunday.
Vikram Brar, the brother of Canada-based gangster Goldy Brar (who’s a part of the Bishnoi gang and took duty for the Moosewala homicide) had deliberate to focus on Salman Khan and extort cash from him after the brutal killing of Moosewala, based on police.
Maharashtra Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil stated that not many hyperlinks may very well be discovered between the risk letter and people arrested in reference to Moosewala’s killing.
Brar, who despatched the three males with the risk letter to Mumbai, needed to reap the benefits of the state of affairs within the aftermath of Moosewala’s homicide, they stated.
To terrorise Salman Khan, the risk letter stated “Salim Khan, Salman Khan, bahut jald aapka Moosewala hoga,” (Salim Khan, Salman Khan, you’ll meet Moosewala’s destiny very quickly)”, and ended with initials `G.B.’ (Goldy Brar) and `L.B’ (Lawrence Bishnoi), the officers added.
During an interrogation in 2021, Lawrence Bishnoi had confessed to a conspiracy to kill Salman Khan, reported India Today.
Bishnoi revealed that he had requested Rajasthan-based gangster Sampat Nehra to kill Salman Khan. Following his orders, Nehra went to Mumbai and reconnoitred across the actor’s dwelling in Bandra, the report added.