FIROZEPUR, Punjab—Interim jathedar Bhai Dhian Singh Mand has been taken into police custody under preventive measures.
Bhai Mand was arrested by the Firozepur police this morning and taken to the police station for further investigations.
Homes of several Sikh leaders were also raided yesterday. These includes Sikh activists from the Shiromani Akali Dal Amritsar and United Akali Dal. Namely, houses of S. Paramjit Singh Jejani and Gursharan Singh Sohal were raided yesterday.
It is important to mention that the Sarbat Khalsa 2016 event received a big boost as the 3 appointed Jathedars from last year held a meeting with suspended Akal Takht Sahib Punj Piare to unite over Sarbat Khalsa’s organization.