Jathedar of that Takht Sri Keshgarh Sahib had to cut his Kesh off. The family has told sources that Giani Mal Singh was having trouble remembering them and fell ill for several days. The Jathedar went for a checkup and referred to a neurologist. The neurologist at Sri Harkrishan Charitable Hospital in Mohali determined that the neurons in a particular section of Giani Mal’s brain were damaged and required a major operation.
In order to perform the operation the Kesh of Jathedar Mal had to be cut. The family kept a secret on the cutting of Kesh for quite some time but after newspapers broke story several sources close to Jathedar Mal have confirmed.
Jathedar Mal was released from the hospital and recovering at his residence.