Arrested Gangster Was Planning To Kill Salman Khan: Police

The most wanted gangster Sampath Nehra (28), who was arrested in Hyderabad last week, was planning to kill actor Salman Khan, as per the Harayana Police.

 

 

According to police, he had gone to Mumbai for a recce as part of the plan and clicked the pictures of actor’s home and the routes leading to it on his mobile phone.

 

 

Satheesh Balan, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Haryana Special Task Force said, “In the first week of May, Sampat Nehra was in Mumbai and surveyed the house of Salman Khan and the time when he comes out in the balcony of his house to wave to his fans. He tried to find out the distance to the balcony and had even taken few photographs of the house.”

 

He was a sharpshooter with the notorious Lawrence Bishnoi gang. Bishnoi had threatened to kill Salman Khan in January.

 

Nehra belongs to Rajasthan’s Bishnoi community which doggedly pursued the 20-year-old blackbuck poaching case against the actor.

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