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Jalandhar: Congress councillor get 5 years in jail in 2009 hospital ransacking incident

Written by  Dinkle Popli -- January 12th 2023 05:13 PM -- Updated: January 12th 2023 07:05 PM
Jalandhar: Congress councillor get 5 years in jail in 2009 hospital ransacking incident

Jalandhar: Congress councillor get 5 years in jail in 2009 hospital ransacking incident

Jalandhar, January 12: In major update from Jalandhar city, court has sentenced the Congress councilor Mandeep Jassal to 5 years imprisonment in connection with a long running case of 2009 hospital ransacking case. It is being told that Congress councilor Mandeep Jassal has been taken into custody immediately after the court's decision.

Significantly, Johal Hospital's Dr. B.S. Johal had filed a case against councillor Mandeep Jassal. The councillor was accused of assault and clashing with the police who came on the spot. 


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On Thursday, the court has sentenced the councilor on the basis of the allegations leveled against him regarding this case which has been going on for a long time.

According to the information received, the government has sentenced him to 5 years imprisonment. Along with this, the court also imposed a fine on the councillor, failing which he will have to face additional punishment. 


Notably, former Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi had refused to run the case on this matter. Under this,  DC ad also filed a petition to withdraw the case from the trial court, which was rejected by the court.


- PTC NEWS

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