Simranjit Singh Mann has been taken to Guru Nanak Dev Hospital in Amritsar.
A day after the Sarbat Khalsa announced Bhai Jagtar Singh Hawara as the jathedar of Sri Akal Takht Sahib, the local police on Wednesday arrested sikh leaders and organizers of Sarbat Khalsa S. Simranjit Singh Mann,United Akali Dal head Mohkam Singh and Gurdeep Singh Bathinda.
Simranjit Singh Mann and Mokham Singh were picked at around 4:00am in the morning and taken to the Chheharta Police Station. Sources told that both will now be shifted to a rest house.
After being detained by the local police on Wednesday, SAD (Amritsar) chief and key organiser of the Sarbat Khalsa Simranjit Singh Mann was admitted to the local Guru Nanak Dev Hospital after a check up in the emergency.
Reacting to his detention, S. Mann said, “I was picked from my house at 4:00 am. This is total high headedness of the government.”
On being asked about further course of action, he said that we will further think on this and decide.