9 Injured In Clash Over Removal Of Holy Book From Temple | SIKH PHILOSOPHY NETWORK
  • Welcome to all New Sikh Philosophy Network Forums!
    Explore Sikh Sikhi Sikhism...
    Sign up Log in

9 Injured In Clash Over Removal Of Holy Book From Temple

spnadmin

1947-2014 (Archived)
SPNer
Jun 17, 2004
14,500
19,208
9 injured in clash over removal of holy book from temple

As many as nine people sustained injuries when a clash took place between the members of Jat Sikh and Ravidasi communities at Manan village and the police intervened. The incident occurred in the early hours of Tuesday when the new granth of the Ravidasia community, Amrit Bani Guru Ravidas, was removed from the Ravidasi temple around 1 am and sent to Dera Sachkhand Ballan.

The injured were admitted in Jalandhar civil hospital. The police have registered a case of attempt to murder against a mob for attacking Constable Sarabjit Kaur, who has been hospitalised.

According to reports, the trouble started on Sunday when the Ravidasi and Jat Sikh communities clashed after the granth was placed at the main hall of Ravidasi temple after shifting the Guru Granth Sahib to the upper floor of the temple. Sikhs were against the shifting. As anger was still simmering between the two communities, another clash took place on Monday night after the new granth was removed. The police have sealed the entire village to avoid any further trouble.

http://www.indianexpress.com/news/9-injured-in-clash-over-removal-of-holy-book-from-temple/652731/
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Shabad Vichaar by SPN'ers

Happy Vaisakhi to all!! It was hard to pick something to discuss this week as Vaisakhi is all about commitment to the ShabadGuru and theforefore the entire Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji is relevant...

SPN on Facebook

...
Top