Ludhiana, Jan.23 (ANI): The local police on Saturday conducted searches at Bhagwan Nagar in the city ahead of Republic Day celebrations after few suspects were seen near an Army Camp in Dholewal.
Some residents had this afternoon spotted two people in Army uniforms roaming on the Achaar wali Gali in Bhagwan Nagar.
The local counsellor, who reported to the police about the suspects said, “I reported to the police in the morning about seeing two suspicious people near military area, but I could not see their face.”
“Initially I thought that they were robbers but later when I checked my camera, I was suspicious and thus I alerted the police,” he added.
Meanwhile, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Ravinder Singh Cheema refused to give any details of the search operations being underway.
“Routine search operation is going on in view of the Republic Day. I can’t disclose more details right now,” he told ANI.
Earlier this moring, locals saw the car abandoned near Joshi Nagar area of Haibowal, Ludhiana called the police soon after which the cops came at the spot. The number plate of silver colour Maruti Esteem was half broken along with the broken rear panel which further raised suspicion of locals. (ANI)