Sikh Sangat worldwide outraged and heart broken after Saroops burnt on purpose in Village Jodhpur. Sanskar of Saroops was conducted on December 2, 2014 at Govindwal Sahib. Jathedar Akal Takht Demands immediate action against those who committed the act. Overall, the environment remained calm as the Sikh Sangat are demanding action from the police and hope the police find and charge the criminals.
After Beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib ji by an unknown person who burnt Saroop of Guru Granth Sahib and several other Pothis, Sikh Sangat went to Govindval Sahib to perform Sanskar Ceremony. The Akal Takht Jathedar Stated it was done on person by the Noormelya Dera followers by using kerosene to burn the Saroop of Guru Granth Sahib Ji. Jathedar stated Sikh Quam will never forgive anyone for this and will be agitated until justice gets brought in. Jathedar demands immediate action against the Dera Followers and says only justice is to shut down the Deras and charge the criminals 302 charge. Police have stated complaint has been filed and investigation is being conducted to find the criminals. Police stated they have no right to close the Dera and it’s above their level.
This is the same village where Singhs clashed with Dera followers few weeks ago where several Sikhs were shot.