Water canons were used just early morning to break the crowd at Kotakpura. Sikh sangat were protesting the sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji. 122 angs of Guru Sahib were found on a street in the village. A few months back, a Saroop of Guru Sahib was stolen from a Gurdwara Sahib in a nearby village by miscreants.
A video appears to show one of the police vehicles were set on fire.
14/10/15, 5am IST – This is the message of Baba Ranjit Singh Khalsa Dhadrianwale minutes before masses of Police begun the arrest process to take away Sikh men, women, leaders and Parcharaks at 4:30am in the morning that arrests won’t stop the sangarsh.
Thousands started to court arrests early morning after very large numbers of police and CRPF surrounded Kotakpura. Sikh leaders were to be arrested to break the crowd.