Wanted in 7 criminal cases and also known for his popular Punjabi track 'Sada ni kasoor sada zila sangrur, Ravi Deol has just surrendered in Sagrur court.
Notorious gangster Ravi Deol is wanted in seven criminal cases, including the drugs scam. He was a key link in the Jagdish Bhola drug racket case. In 2013, police had found 5 kg ICE and 90 kg of pseudoephedrine, a banned performance-enhancing substance used by sportspersons, from Deol’s house.
Known in his native town Sangrur for his ostentatious lifestyle, Deol also faces charges of assault. He had recently uploaded a video on YouTube accusing Punjab Police of framing him in a false case and claiming that he and his brother-in-law Ram Singh were innocent.
He had also released three Punjabi albums. After taking to crime, Ravi did not stay at Sangrur and shifted base to Patiala, Chandigarh, New Delhi and finally Mumbai.
When his name figured in the drug case, he was working on a video of his latest Punjabi album. He had undergone special music training in Chandigarh for six months.
He was absconding till now and was sent to Sangrur jail after he surrendered.