Bathinda: As per media reports the special investigation team of the Counter Intelligence today booked another Dera Sacha Sauda follower Avtar Singh, an electrician by profession, who had helped in planting the bomb in the car. He helped in fixing the batteries used to trigger the blasts.
Avtar Singh is a resident of Massimajra village in Haryana, in the Maur blast case.
Earlier, Gurtej Singh Kala, workshop in-charge of the dera, and Amrik Singh, a former security guard of the dera chief, were named as the accused.
According to The Tribune, the police approached a Talwandi Sabo court for the renewal of the arrest warrants against Gurtej Singh Kala and Amrik Singh. The police told the court that Avtar Singh was also involved in the Maur blast and sought his arrest warrant too, which was granted by the court.
Police sources said Avtar Singh, an electrician by profession, had helped Gurtej and Amrik in planting the bomb in the car. He helped in fixing the batteries used to trigger the blast.
Meanwhile, the police today conducted raids in Kurukshetra for the arrest of the accused, but failed to nab anyone.
DIG Ranbir Singh Khatra said efforts were on to arrest the accused. None of the accused has been arrested yet.