Chief Minister of Punjab, Bhagwant Mann, in a tweet after Sidhu Moose Wala's murder, asked residents to "remain calm". Soon after the incident, the leader took to Twitter and condemned the attack on the singer-turned-politician.
In his tweet, Mann wrote: "I am shocked and deeply saddened by the gruesome murder of Siddhu Moose Wala. Nobody involved will be spared. My thoughts and prayers are with his family and his fans across the world. I appeal everyone to stay calm."
Quoting the tweet, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, echoed the same, urging Punjab residents to "be calm and maintain peace". The Delhi CM added: "the murder of Sidhu Moose Wala is unfortunate, I just spoke to Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann. Perpetrators will be given strict punishment."
Sidhu Moosewala was shot in broad daylight in Punjab's Mansa on Sunday. The Congress leader was rushed to a hospital but he succumbed to injuries. The Moose Wala had joined Congress in December, last year.