A case has been registered in this regard, the police investigation is underway.
Verma was returning home accompanied by a friend and a bodyguard from an event at Chandigarh's Elante mall.
SSP told that was reportedly injured in sector 74 Mohali outside his housing society, when some unknown persons fired upon him last night at around 1:30am. The auto then stopped in front of Mr Verma's vehicle near Sector 74 in Mohali, which is when the assailants shot at the singer.
According to Hindustan Times' report, both Parmish and his friend are said to be out of danger and now undergoing treatment in Fortis Hospital in Mohali.
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He stressed on two points - the first one was to be a responsible citizen by following the law and protecting the Constitution. Late on Friday night, clashes broke out between Dalits and a Hindu outfit in Phagwara in Punjab over renaming of a junction.
The incident took place at around 12.30 am, according to the police official.
The post was shared on Facebook more than 3,000 times and received over 8,000 likes. The Punjab police are investigating two gangsters who claimed responsibility on Saturday for the attack. Police also claim that Dilpreet took to crime to avenge an assault in the village, but now has links with the Vicky Gounder gang. It was also not clear why Mr Verma was attacked either. "Cyber experts of the district police are trying to find the from where the post was uploaded and whether it is authentic or it was an attempt to distract the police investigation", he reportedly added.
News agency IANS also said that Mr Verma will likely be provided with police protection after the shooting.
Parmish is emerging fast in Punjabi industry these days and has garnered a lot of popularity with songs such as "Gaal Ni Kadni" and "Shada".