Punjab issues LOC against former minister Manpreet Badal | India News

BATHINDA: Punjab vigilance bureau on Tuesday issued a Look Out Circular (LOC) against former minister Manpreet Singh Badal in connection with a cheating and forgery case registered against him and five others.
Manpreet’s counsel Sukhdeep Singh Bhinder said his pre-arrest bail application has been withdrawn from the Bathinda court and that a fresh bail plea will be filed in the matter as the vigilance bureau has lodged a new FIR in this case. “We will go through the contents of the FIR and file a fresh application at an appropriate time,” Bhinder said.
The LOC has been issued against Manpreet at all airports in connection with the case registered under various IPC sections, including 420 (cheating) and 467 (forgery), Prevention of Corruption Act and Information Technology Act. The case relates to alleged irregularities in the purchase of two plots.

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