August 20, 2016 4:09:35 am
Two sharpshooters involved in the attack on senior BJP leader Brijpal Teotia and five others have been arrested, police said on Friday. The shooters, identified as Abhishek and Gaurav (both in mid twenties), were arrested by a joint team of police personnel near Guldhar village, Senior Superintendent of Police K S Emmanuel said.
The duo was arrested following a tip-off, he said. Two semi-automatic pistols with cartridges, and the motorcycle used in the shooting, have also been recovered, he added. Both participated in the firing, and carry a Rs 15,000 reward on their heads, the officer said.
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