Ludhiana:Large number of residents and police reached the spot when after incident of sacrilege was reported at Noornwala road here on Monday.
Basti Jodhewal police have arrested one accused who has been identified as Harpreet Singh resident of Ananpuri Colony. Case has been registered following the complaint of president and granthi of Sukhmani Sahib Gurdwara and other area residents.
The incident came to light when devotees were going to gurdwara during early morning hours.Torn pages were seen outside the house of accused Harpreet Singh who was residing as a tenant and left the accommodation on March 25.
Area residents and authorities reached the new rented accommodation of accused and questioned him.
Police officials added that the accused have admitted that ‘Gutka Sahib’ pages were torn by his children and stated that he is not aware of who threw torn pages on the road.
Residents have requested the police to look into the matter properly and come out with the real conclusion. Some of the residents stated that the accused belongs to poor family is supported by gurdwara management.
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