With no let-up in protests over sacrilege of Dhan Dhan Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji Maharaj in Punjab, 10 companies of the Border Security Force (BSF) have been deployed in four districts of Punjab.
Three companies each of the BSF have been deployed in districts of Punjab of Amritsar, Ludhiana and Jalandhar, while one has been deployed in Tarn Taran.
Tension has been prevailing in the state since incidents of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji Maharaj sacrilege have come to light sparking protests across the state.
Meanwhile, in a fresh incident, Ang of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji Maharaj were found torn at Gurusar village in Bathinda district on Tuesday morning leading to tension in the area. As the incident came to light, villagers gathered to protest against the incident.