News photographs of Bhai Gurbaksh Singh in the hospital this morning

News photographs of Bhai Gurbaksh Singh in the hospital this morning. Courtesy: Punjab Spectrum

MOHALI, Punjab (December 6, 2013)—Sikh24 has learned that Bhai Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa has been sent to jail by the authorities.  He was picked up at midnight forcefully by local police of Mohali.  A large number of policemen, some drunk, entered the Gurdwara disguised as Gursikhs and abducted Bhai Gurbaksh Singh.  A  scuffle broke out between a few Singhs who were on site at the Gurdwara.

A case has been registered against Bhai Gurbaksh Singh under Section 306 for trying to commit suicide.

Sikh Sangat from all over Punjab is turning up at Gurdwara Amb Sahib to express their solidarity with Bhai Sahib.  Baba Baljit Singh Daduwal arrived early in the morning.  Bhai Harpal Singh Cheema is still there and was amongst the few Singhs who were involved in the scuffle with the police.  Bhai Amrik Singh Ajnala, Damdami Taksal and ex-DGP Shashi Kant are currently there with a number of other Sikh leaders.

Source say he is now being lodged in Ropar jail.

A picture circulating on social media in support of Bhai Gurbaksh Singh

A picture circulating on social media in support of Bhai Gurbaksh Singh