Bishnoi was produced in a special court through video conference and was taken out of jail around 12.40pm under tight security. A convoy with two bullet proof vehicles took him to Delhi.
The Punjab police had taken Bishnoi’s custody on June 14, after Patiala House Court allowed a transit remand. He was produced in Mansa court in the wee hours of June 15 and has since been produced in various courts in numerous cases.
NIA in the past had conducted raids in Punjab at the residences of score of gangsters including Lawrence Bishnoi in district Fazilka and Canada based gangster Goldy Brar at Muktsar. It is learnt that NIA has various inputs suggesting that gangsters are in touch with terrorists sitting outside India.
Going by it, now the central agency wants to make investigations. It is learnt that NIA is looking into RPG attack on police headquarters in Mohali and Goldy Brar taking responsibility in the killing of Dera Sacha follower Pardeep Singh at Kotkapura on November 10 and find gangster- terrorist nexus in these criminal acts.