Press Reporter News Service
Bathinda, November 20
Manohar Lal, father of Jatinderbir S Jimmy, an accused in a sacrilege case, was shot lifeless at Bhagta Bhai Ka in Bathinda at the moment. He was on the 25-member committee of Dera Sacha Sauda.
Bathinda SSP Bhupinderjit Singh Virk stated Manohar Lal was at his store when two individuals opened fireplace. Critically injured, he was rushed to hospital the place he was declared ‘introduced lifeless’. The police are probing a number of angles even because the id of the killers is but to be ascertained. In 2018, a Particular Investigation Crew had arrested Jimmy from Indira Gandhi Worldwide Airport, New Delhi. He’s out on bail now.
Concerning the case
- On June 2, 2015, an FIR filed at Baja Khana after a “bir” stolen from a gurdwara at Burj Jawahar Singh Wala
- On Oct 12, torn pages of the “bir” present in Bargari
- In ensuing protests on Oct 14, two Sikhs killed in police firing at Behbal Kalan
- On October 20, extra pages of the holy Granth discovered strewn within the village