Chandigarh, July 27
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday submitted a grievance to the Chandigarh Police, demanding registration of a case towards a Dera Sacha Sauda supporter for allegedly hurting the emotions of the Sikh neighborhood with remarks towards Sikh Gurus.
SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal and senior celebration leaders Balwinder Singh Bhundur, Prem Singh Chandumajra and Daljit Singh Cheema met Chandigarh Senior Superintendent of Police Nilambari Jagadale right here.
They demanded registration of a case underneath related sections together with 295A (deliberate and malicious acts, supposed to outrage religious emotions) of the Indian Penal Code towards the Dera supporter, based on a celebration launch right here.
Within the grievance, they stated the Dera supporter on July 14 had made some “derogatory and malicious allegations aimed toward tarnishing Sukhbir Singh Badal’s private, political, public and social fame.”
After a authorized discover was despatched, the Dera supporter regretted making false allegations towards Badal.
It was stunning that although the Dera supporter apologised for making feedback but in addition concurrently made alleged “blasphemous” remarks towards Sikhism and Sikh Gurus, stated the celebration launch.
“These remarks had been extensively circulated and even made viral with the preconceived conspiracy to outrage Sikh sentiments,” stated the discharge. PTI