Sikh Community protests beating up of Youth

Various Sikh Organizations today staged a protest outside the Digiana ashram Jammu near National highway against the  beating up of a Sikh Youth and snatching his hair by some anti social elements at Akhoor on May 09.

The Sikh youth namely Harvinder Singh of R S Pura and the culprits have been identified as Sunny Gupta, Bunny Gupta. The Sikh youth Harvinder Singh is a shopkeeper by profession running a fruit vendor at R.S. Pura and was on his way to Akhnoor for some work when these miscreants followed him and going hold of him and started beating him brutally with lathies and snatched his hairs and injured him seriously. Due to their criminal intention the sentiments of the Sikh community has brutally injured as the hair of a Sikh snatched is a religious crime against the Sikhs.

During protest, the protestors demanded stern action against the culprits and registration of FIR against them. As a result of the protest the case has been registered under FIR No. 79/2016 dated  13-05-2016 u/s 307/323/341/295-A at Police Station Akhnoor and one person namely Bunny Gupta has been arrested by the police.

  1. Mohinder Singh Chief Organizor, Bhai Kanaya, Nishkam Sewa Society demanded the arrest of other culprit at the earliest and justice be provided to the innocent Sikh youth.

The S P South Shezad Salaria has assured the protestor that others culprits who attacked the Sikh youth should be arrested soon and after his assurance the dharna was lifted.

Meanwhile, talking to Newspoint, SP South Shezad Salaria said that several teams has been sent to different locations to nab other accused who were involved in this case and very soon they will be behind the bars.

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