Mumtaz Qadri, the assassin of Salman Taseer, has disclosed during investigation that he had informed his fellow guards about planning to assassinate Governor Punjab. According to a private television channel, he also told investigating officials that he had been ruled out of Special Branch owing to security risk. Informing his fellow security guards about the plot, Mumtaz Qadri, had requested that they should not open fire at him after killing of Salman Taseer as he had pledged that he would lay down arms after assassination. He had said that he wanted to be arrested alive, sources said. Malik Mumtaz Qadri had been ruled out of Special Branch some times ago because of security risk, he confessed.