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Amritpal Singh Crackdown: Internet, SMS Services Snapped In Punjab As Police Chases Waris Punjab De Chief | India News

Amritpal Singh Crackdown: Web, SMS Companies Snapped In Punjab As Police Chases Waris Punjab De Chief | Information

Chandigarh: Punjab Police is learnt to have launched a crackdown towards radical preacher Amritpal Singh on Saturday. Web companies have been suspended until 12 pm Sunday, mentioned a senior official of the House affairs division. There was no official affirmation on the police motion although. Amripal’s cavalcade was reportedly intercepted by police in Mehatpur village in Jalandhar district on Saturday. Although he managed to flee, six of his supporters had been learnt to have been detained. Some supporters of ‘Waris Punjab De’ chief shared some movies on social media claiming that policemen had been chasing them. A video additionally confirmed Amritpal sitting in a automobile and one in all his aides might be heard saying policemen had been after ‘Bhai saab’ (Amritpal). One other supporter in a discipline shared a video wherein he was claiming that policemen had been after him.

In the meantime, the Punjab Police requested individuals to keep up peace and concord. “Request all residents to keep up peace & concord. Punjab Police is working to keep up Legislation & Order. Request residents to not panic or unfold pretend information or hate speech,” it mentioned in a tweet.

Punjab Police has launched motion towards Khalistani sympathiser Amritpal Singh and his aides. Particulars awaited.
— ANI (@ANI) March 18, 2023

Final month, Amritpal and his supporters, a few of them brandishing swords and weapons, broke by means of barricades and barged into the Ajnala Police Station on the outskirts of the Amritsar metropolis, and clashed with police for the discharge of one in all Amritpal’s aide.


All cell web companies, all SMS companies (besides banking & cell recharge) & all dongle companies offered on cell networks, besides the voice name, within the territorial jurisdiction of Punjab shall be suspended from 18th March (12:00 hours) to nineteenth March (12:00 hours) in…

— ANI (@ANI) March 18, 2023

Throughout the incident, six policemen together with a Superintendent of Police rank officer had suffered accidents.

Amritpal Singh mentioned in an interview with ANI that incident and subsequent launch of Lovepreet Singh will “change the course of the long run”. Amritpal Singh mentioned “Punjab Police acted in a rush based mostly on mistaken intelligence studies and authorities gave false details about him that he doesn’t have assist. “When I’m going to the general public, this might occur any day when you have sufficient proof to cost me.”