Punjab clashes: Badals battle crisis as police firing kills two over holy book desecration

Punjab clashes: Badals battle crisis as police firing kills two over holy book desecration

Punjab clashes: Badals battle crisis as police firing kills two over holy book desecration Badal appealed for calm and called the desecration “a deep-rooted conspiracy aimed at inciting communal tension and destabilising the peace in Punjab”. Two people were killed in police firing Wednesday as protests over the alleged desecration of a Guru Granth Sahib spread to several villages in Fardikot. About 80 people were injured when police used teargas, lathicharge and fired in the air to disperse a dharna by Sikhs at Kotakpura chowk in Faridkot early Wednesday. Later in…

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