BREAKING!!! Punjabi singer and Congress leader Sidhu Moose Wala shot dead in Mansa

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11 June 1993 – 29 May 2022

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Who is Sidhu ? Indian singer, rapper, actor and politician associated with Punjabi music and Punjabi cinema.A Star in the Punjabi Music Industry.

What Happened?  Moose Wala was shot dead near Mansa on Sunday. The 27-year-old was reportedly shot at at least 10 times near a temple in village Jhawahar Ke, and was declared brought dead at the Civil Hospital in Mansa.

This comes a day after the security cover of Moose Wala was withdrawn. He was among the 122 Punjab politicians who lost their security cover as part of the Bhagwant Mann government’s exercise to crack down on VIP culture.

About Sidhu  Sidhu Moose Wala belonged to Moose Wala village near Mansa and was the voice of many superhit songs in the last few years. Moose Wala had contested the Assembly polls for Congress from Mansa and was defeated by AAP’s Dr Vijay Singla

Congress quickly issued a statement "The murder of Shri Sidhu Moose Wala, Congress candidate from Punjab & a talented musician, has come as a terrible shock to the Congress party & the entire nation. Our deepest condolences to his family, fans & friends. We stand united and undeterred, at this time of extreme grief," the party tweeted.

He was known to openly promote gun culture, drugs, glorifying gangsters in provocative songs. One of his songs kicked off a controversy over a reference to 18th century Sikh warrior Mai Bhago. He was accused of showing this Sikh warrior in a poor light. Moosewala had later tendered an apology.

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