Victim also took out his sword in self defense and retaliated to the attackers
Amritsar, November 6, 2023: As per media reports, Sri Dardar Sahib Amritsar’s Hazoori ragi Mahadeep Singh, was allegedly attacked by some hooligans at Jaintipur village on the Amritsar-Batala highway on Saturday night.
The suspects, identified as Bikramjeet Singh Vickey and his uncle Amreek Singh of Jaintipur village in Batala.
According to the news published in The Tribune, the incident came to light when a video of the incident went viral on social media. Mahadeep was headed towards Dalam village in Batala for a religious function. Some unidentified miscreants intercepted his vehicle near the toll plaza of Kathunangal and alleged rash driving. However, Mahadeep tried to avoid them as they were allegedly in an inebriated state.
The suspects Bikramjeet Singh Vickey and Amreek Singh Rushed towards their Jaintipur village and reached there before the victim.
They called their accomplices from the village, who came with sharp weapons. The group again stopped Mahadeep’s vehicle by colliding a car with it and attacked the victim with weapons. Vickey damaged the front mirror and windowpane of the car and attacked the Ragi with ‘datar’.
The victim also took out his sword in self defense and retaliated to the attackers. The suspects fled from the spot.
SGPC secretary Pratap Singh condemned attack and demanded strict action against the suspects.
A complaint has been filed at the Kathunangal police station in this regard.
SHO Mantej Singh said the key suspect, Bikramjeet Singh Vickey, has been arrested. A case under Sections 279, 427, 295, 294 and 34 of the IPC has been registered against the suspects.