There was a giant conflict between the Nihangs and the police who got here to the vegetable market in Patiala, Punjab. Even the hand of a policeman was lower 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 automotive and blew the barricades on the street with a excessive pace automotive. As quickly because the police tried to get them out of the automotive, 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 lower, ASI was referred to PGI Chandigarh as his situation was crucial. 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 saved 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 offended at not passing curfew
SSP Mandeep Singh Sidhu stated that about 5 Nihang Singh reached Sabzi Mandi driving in a automotive. Here the employees of the vegetable market had stopped the automotive of those folks and requested concerning the curfew move, in order that there is no such thing as a pointless crowd out there. On this, these folks quarreled with the employees of Sabzi Mandi and tried to drive away the automotive by breaking the barricade imposed on the blockade of the police. Subsequently, the lads surrounded his automotive. Angry escaped from the spot after attacking the police with a Nihang sword. Nihang Singh is alleged to be a resident of Gurudwara Khichdi Saheb in-built Balbera Area.
Jatinder Singh, the IG of Patiala Zone, reached the spot.
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