Ludhiana blast: ‘Dead ex-cop got radicalised in jail'
The Times of India Mumbai|December 26, 2021
DGP Punjab Siddharth Chattopadhyaya on Saturday said the police were able to identify the suspected bomber from a tattoo on his right arm

Pro-Khalistani elements based in Pakistan may have radicalised dismissed Punjab police head constable Gagandeep Singh, the lone casualty and suspected perpetrator of Thursday's Ludhiana court complex blast, when he was in prison for heroin possession for two years, DGP Siddharth Chattopadhyaya said on Saturday.

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