Sidhu Moose Wala, a popular Punjabi singer, and rapper who had recently joined the Congress party has been shot dead. Moose Wala ran for Mansa’s Assembly seat as a member of the Congress Party.
Dr. Vijay Singla of the AAP defeated him by 63,323 votes. Moose Wala, a member of the Congress from the Mansa district village of Moosa, joined the party in November of last year amid much fanfare.
Nazar Singh Manshahia, a sitting MLA in the Mansa Assembly constituency, had renounced the party and said he would oppose the nomination of the controversial singer.
Sidhu Moose Wala, a Punjabi Singer, Was Gunned Down the Day After His Security Was Reduced.
Gunmen in Mansa, Punjab, killed Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala on Sunday, according to local media reports. Unknown assailants shot and killed Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala on Sunday, May 29 in the Mansa district village of Jawahar.
Mr Arvind Kejriwal and Mr Bhagwant Mann, the blood of Sidhu Moose Wala are on your hands.
Have some Shame & Resign!! pic.twitter.com/YziC6qyCnh
— Srinivas BV (@srinivasiyc) May 29, 2022
The Punjab Police removed security from 424 people, including Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala, the day before this happened. Sidhu Moose Wala, a Congress candidate from Mansa, was defeated by AAP candidate Vijay Singla by a wide margin of 63,000 votes in this year’s Punjab assembly election. Punjab chief minister Bhagwant Mann recently fired Vijay Singla over allegations of corruption.
Condolences Pour in For Sidhu Moose Wala
A condolence message from Congressman Randeep Singh Surjewala was posted on Twitter in memory of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala, who was assassinated in broad daylight.
Many Punjabis and Punjabi-Americans around the world mourn the loss of a gifted musician with a broad appeal and the ability to read people’s pulses. Tributes to his family, friends, and fans around the world are in order.”
Last month, Sidhu Moose Wala created controversy with his song ‘Scapegoat,’ in which he criticized the Aam Aadmi Party and its fans. In his song, the artist referred to AAP followers as “Gaddar” (traitor). Bhagwant Mann’s “negligence of chief ministerial duty” has been alleged by BJP leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa following the event.
— Nikhil Choudhary (@NikhilCh_) May 29, 2022
In the past, we’ve warned the Punjab government to pay heed to the state’s plight. Bhagwant Mann’s failure to perform his duties as Chief Minister lost the life of Sidhu Moosewala, and I demand an FIR against him. In addition to Arvind Kejriwal, Bhagwant Mann should be arrested, Manjinder Singh Sirsa said in a statement.