Congress chief and Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala was shot lifeless on Sunday, a day after his safety was withdrawn by the state police. Nonetheless, it’s to be contemplated upon, what made the Punjabi singing fame surrounded by controversies.
Born on 17 June 1993, Moosewala, whose actual identify is Shubhdeep Singh Sidhu, belongs to the Moosewala village which is located in Punjab’s Mansa district. Moose Wala loved stardom just a few may think about at a younger age within the twenties of his life. He realized music throughout his school days and after finishing his schooling, he moved to Canada.
Nonetheless, being extensively identified for his ‘gangster rap’, hit the headlines for all of the incorrect causes.
He was extensively standard among the many youth having 6.9 million followers on Instagram. Nonetheless, his stardom was usually overtaken by the controversies surrounding him for selling medicine and violence by way of his songs.
As an illustration, considered one of his songs titled ‘Jatti Jeone Morh Wargi’ got here beneath the scanner because it made a reference to the 18th-century Sikh warrior Mai Bhago.
Many FIRs had been additionally registered in opposition to Moose Wala for selling violence and hurting the spiritual sentiments of the Sikh neighborhood. Nonetheless, he had issued an apology afterward after individuals slammed him for portraying the Sikh warrior in a poor gentle.
Moose Wala was booked after the images of him with an AK-47 went viral on social media throughout the COVID pandemic.
Later, he was additionally booked by the Punjab police beneath the Arms Act after being charged with the promotion of gun tradition in 2020. The motion was taken for considered one of his songs ‘Panj Goliyan’.
It’s notable, that he prolonged his help to the farmers’ protest on the Delhi borders that went on for greater than a 12 months.
The controversies did not finish right here as in July 2020, one other track titled ‘Sanju’ equally kicked off an issue. Within the track, he had in contrast himself with Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt.
Final 12 months solely, a legal case was filed in opposition to Moose Wala and 5 police personnel, after a video exhibiting him capturing at a firing vary went viral on social media.
Moving into politics in December 2021, the Punjabi singer joined the Congress occasion and likewise contested from Mansa, nevertheless, he misplaced.
He was shot lifeless on Sunday night in Mansa.