A Nihang Singh on hunger strike against the sacrilege of Guru Sahib’s Saroop died of cardiac arrest.
Tarn Taran : According to Hindustant Times, A 65-year-old protester on a hunger strike against the desecration of Sahib Guru Granth Sahib Ji Maharaj died here on Sunday. Indentified as Puran Singh, a resident of Khem Kharan, the nihang had been on a hunger strike for the past 4 days.
Meanwhile, complete shutdown was observed in Tarn Taran which continues to remain tense since Friday when 21 Angs of the Sahib Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji Maharaj were found torn in Baath village of the district.
Almost every road was blocked by the angry protesters, cutting off the district from the rest of the state.