A day after Patiala witnessed clashes between two teams throughout an anti-Khalistan march that left 4 individuals injured, the Punjab authorities as we speak took strict motion towards the state police, eradicating three high officers within the division over their failure to regulate the violence within the district.
The Patiala Vary IG, Patiala SSP and SP have been transferred from the submit following orders from Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, who’s reportedly upset concerning the police response to the violence, sources instructed NDTV.
A curfew is already in place within the metropolis from 7pm as we speak until 6 am as we speak.
Cellular web and SMS providers, besides voice calls, have been additionally suspended within the district from 9:30 am and can stay blocked until 6 pm as we speak.
“Cellular web providers (2G/3G/4G/CDMA), all SMS providers and (iii) all dongle providers and so on offered on cellular networks besides voice calls within the territorial jurisdiction of the District of Patiala from 9:30 am to six pm on thirtieth April 2022.All Telecom Companies suppliers within the State of Punjab and Head of BSNL (Punjab Jurisdiction) are hereby directed to
guarantee compliance of this order. All telecom providers suppliers in Punjab and head of BSNL (Punjab jurisdiction) are hereby directed to make sure compliance of the order,” stated the state authorities launch.
Clashes broke out outdoors the Kali Mata temple when members of an outfit that calls itself Shiv Sena (Bal Thackeray) started a ‘Khalistan Murdabad March’. Members of the 2 teams additionally waved swords and threw stones at one another.
Shiv Sena (Bal Thackeray) chief Harish Singla was arrested after a high-level assembly chaired by Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann. Mr Mann known as the incident unlucky and vowed his authorities wouldn’t let anybody create disturbance within the state.