16 bullets fired on Gulshan Kumar
The decade of Mayanagari was at least a black shadow for Mumbai. While the enterprise was rising in the financial capital, the credibility of the underworld was additionally strengthening. Dawood Ibrahim and his proper hand man Abu Salem have been spoken of. Gulshan Kumar Murder was killed on 12 August 1997. His physique was riddled with 16 bullets exterior the Jiteshwar Mahadev temple. Those bullets didn’t rain like this.
Rakesh Maria acquired a cellphone name 5 months in the past
At the behest of Dawood Ibrahim, Abu Salem had deliberate the homicide of Gulshan Kumar. Two sharp shooters have been stationed exterior the temple. The police was additionally conscious of this plan of Abu Salem. Five months in the past, in April itself, an informer informed former Maharashtra DGP Rakesh Maria about this. It was mentioned on the cellphone, “Sir, Gulshan Kumar’s wicket is about to fall.”
Abu Salem requested for a 10-million ransom
Gulshan Kumar took Hindi songs, particularly bhajans, from door to door. He organized every little thing from meals to lodging to the devotees visiting Vaishno Devi. His noble work is nonetheless occurring. But Gulshan Kumar’s rising earnings was knocking somebody out. It is mentioned that at the behest of Dawood Ibrahim, Abu Salem had demanded a ransom of Rs 10 crore from Gulshan Kumar.
‘Worshiped so much, now go upstairs’
Journalist-turned-writer Hussain Zaidi wrote in his e book ‘My Name is Abu Salem’, ‘Don Abu Salem had demanded a ransom of Rs 10 crore from Gulshan Kumar. But Gulshan Kumar flatly refused to give it. There have been fixed calls from the underworld, however Gulshan Kumar was not afraid. Gulshan Kumar had instructed Abu Salem on the cellphone – for 10 crores, I’ll get Bhandara in Vaishno Devi … Abu Salem discovered it so dangerous that his henchmen instructed Gulshan Kumar whereas killing – worshiped so much, Now go up and do it. ‘
‘Plan to finish work on the approach to the temple’
Former Maharashtra DGP Rakesh Maria instructed in an interview to news company ‘IANS’, ‘I acquired a name from an informer on 12 April 1997. He simply instructed me – Sir, Gulshan Kumar’s wicket is about to fall. ‘ Maria additional provides, ‘I requested the informer who is going to take the wicket? He replied – Abu Salem, Sir he has deliberate a plan together with his shooter. Gulshan Kumar goes to the Shiva temple each morning earlier than leaving the home, the place he is going to end his work.
Rakesh Maria known as Fawn Mahesh Bhatt
Rakesh Maria additional revealed in the interview that the informant’s cellphone name shocked him. He instantly known as the director-producer Mahesh Bhatt. Asked whether or not Gulshan Kumar goes to a temple every single day? Rakesh Maria additionally instructed Mahesh Bhatt why he is asking all this. Says Rakesh Maria, “When Mahesh Bhatt confirmed the talk of going to the temple, I immediately reported to the crime branch. Just after this phone call, Gulshan Kumar’s security was increased.
Nadeem Saifi was also named in the suspects
Rakesh Maria got the news of that informer as a storm in the police department. Gulshan Kumar was also approached in this regard. He was requested to leave the temple for a few days in the morning. But he did not agree. After the death of Gulshan Kumar, suspects Nadeem Saifi of music composer Nadeem-Shravan also came up. He was in England at the time and remained there. Although in 2002 an Indian court quashed the case against Nadeem for lack of evidence, the warrant for his arrest was never withdrawn.
Dawood Merchant and Vinod Jagtap fired bullets
According to reports, Abu Salem had given the responsibility of killing Gulshan Kumar to two sharp shooters named Dawood Merchant and Vinod Jagtap. On 9 January 2001, Vinod Jagtap confessed that he had shot Gulshan Kumar. When killed, Gulshan Kumar was the ‘Cassette King’ of Bollywood. He was a big producer of films. In such a situation, the fear of Abu Salem’s name in Bollywood increased after his death. Abu Salem was also named ‘Captain’ in the industry thereafter.
Responsibility on brother Krishna Kumar and son Bhushan
After the death of Gulshan Kumar, the entire responsibility of the T-series fell on the shoulders of his brother Krishna Kumar and son Bhushan Kumar. When Gulshan Kumar was killed, Bhushan Kumar was just 20 years old. Gulshan Kumar also has two daughters. Tulsi Kumar and Khushali Kumar. While Tulsi Kumar, who is the country’s popular singer today, Khushali Kumar is a fashion designer and actor as well as a singer.
Biopic will be made from ‘Mogul’ title
On the life of Gulshan Kumar, the T-series has additionally introduced the making of a movie with the title ‘Mogul’. In this movie, Gulshan Kumar might be portrayed by Akshay Kumar. However, there is no info about when the movie might be prepared and when it will likely be launched.