There was an enormous conflict between the Nihangs and the police who got here to the vegetable market in Patiala, Punjab. Even the hand of a policeman was reduce off. Many policemen and Nihang have been injured on this incident. In this case, 9 folks have been arrested, together with the primary accused Balwinder. The injured have been admitted to Rajendra Hospital within the metropolis. During this time, Nihangas additionally tried to flee by sitting within the automobile and blew the barricades on the street with a excessive velocity automobile. As quickly because the police tried to get them out of the automobile, the Nihangas attacked the police. Harjit Singh, an ASI, was amputated within the assault, whereas the police station incharge Bikkar Singh and one other worker have been injured. <! –
After the incident, the injured have been admitted to Rajindara Hospital. Wounded by a wrist reduce, ASI was referred to PGI Chandigarh as his situation was essential. After which his hand surgical procedure has been efficiently completed. Nihang hid in a gurudwara after the incident. The ADGP himself took command and requested them to give up, however they stored abusing him from inside.
Commandos took over
Nihang is hidden in a gurudwara after the incident. The ADGP is commanding itself, the Nihangs have been requested to give up, in addition to the commandos have entered the gurdwara and there’s a sound of firing from inside. At this time firing is being completed within the gurdwara.
Were indignant at not passing curfew
SSP Mandeep Singh Sidhu stated that about 5 Nihang Singh reached Sabzi Mandi using in a automobile. Here the employees of the vegetable market had stopped the automobile of those folks and requested concerning the curfew go, in order that there is no such thing as a useless crowd out there. On this, these folks quarreled with the employees of Sabzi Mandi and tried to drive away the automobile by breaking the barricade imposed on the blockade of the police. Subsequently, the lads surrounded his automobile. Angry escaped from the spot after attacking the police with a Nihang sword. Nihang Singh is claimed to be a resident of Gurudwara Khichdi Saheb inbuilt Balbera Area.
Jatinder Singh, the IG of Patiala Zone, reached the spot.
Police declare – accused Nihang not Sikh
A senior police officer and Baba Balbir Singh of Nihang Baba Buddha Dal says the accused Nihangs should not Sikhs. He was carrying solely Nihang costumes. He has a prison background.
Petrol bomb raids, weapons seized
During raids at Gurudwara Khichdi Sahib, weapons, petrol bombs, money price about 35 lakhs, cannabis-filled baggage have been seized.