Giani Mal Singh granted another pardon but this time to his attacker.
In dramatic turn of events, the Jathedar of Takht Keshgarh Sahib Giani Mall Singh late today evening appealed to Police to release his assailant as he has decided to pardon him. Jathedar was attacked by an adhoc employee of the SGPC, leaving the fomer injured at his thigh near his residence at Anandpur Sahib.
The Jathedar didnt explain the motive of attack on him and what are the reason for granting him aprdon. The accused identified as Joga Singh of Makkowal village in Amritsar was interogated by police but no case was registered against him. It was believed that attack was in protest against exoneration of Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.Giani Mal Singh was one of the five Sikh High Priests who granted pardon to Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.
Giani Mall Singh addressed a press confernece at his home in the presence of SSP Ropar Varinderpal Singh, Education Minister Dr.Daljit Sing Cheema and senior SAD leader Amarijit Singh Chawla. He refused to explain anything but said that he had appealed to police to release the accused immediately.
Via: Punjab News Express