According to media reports, the villagers say that this person had come from Delhi. On enquiry, he told that he was sent to commit sacrilege by paying him money.
Jalandhar range IG said on Sunday that no trace of sacrilege was found in Gurdwara Sahib.
Kapurthala Gurdwara in Punjab (Punjab)Kapurthala Gurdwara) Jalandhar Range IG on Sunday said on Sunday that no trace of sacrilege was found in Gurdwara Sahib, on the case of a mob allegedly killing a person over an attempt to sacrilege. FIR has been registered under section 295A. Information about the attack on the police has also been received and the person killed is being verified. If it happens to be a case of murder, then FIR will be registered accordingly.
Also said that being a sensitive matter, the police exercised restraint. Also said that the number of people who managed to do this was more than the police. Apart from this, there is an atmosphere of sentimentality among the people after the incident in Golden Temple. The incident is from Nizampur village of Kapurthala, where a man abused Nishan Sahib in the Gurudwara on Sunday and after which the villagers brutally thrashed the accused. A video of this has also been made, which is becoming increasingly viral on social media.
No visible sign of sacrilege at Gurdwara sahib;FIR registered u/s 295A. Info about attack on police,man killed being verified. If it appears to be murder then FIR to be registered accordingly: IG Jalandhar on mob allegedly kills a man over sacrilege attempt at Kapurthala gurdwara pic.twitter.com/EcA2pyxdCq
– ANI (@ANI) December 19, 2021
In the video, the accused person is seen sitting in the corner in a room. Some people standing around are telling about the incident. In the video, the villagers say that there is a police post next to them, but they will not hand over the accused to the police. They will keep the person in their custody. He has also called Sikh organizations. Villagers say that now the same people will decide this.
Demand for punishment according to Sikh tradition
According to media reports, the villagers say that this person had come from Delhi. On enquiry, he told that he was sent to commit sacrilege by paying him money. He didn’t tell anything about himself during this time. He didn’t even reveal his name. On seeing the ID card around his neck, it was found that he is from Delhi. The villagers demanded that he be punished according to the Sikh tradition.
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