Badal was addressing a gathering at Manji Sahib Diwan Hall in the Golden Temple complex to protest the alleged sacrilege attempts, including at the sanctum sanctorum of the Golden Temple last month.
Two men were beaten to death for their alleged desecration bids at the Golden Temple in Amritsar and at a gurdwara in Kapurthala district.
SGPC chief Harjinder Singh Dhami told reporters that the SGPC task force had stopped the perpetrator from entering the Golden Temple suspecting foul play. He managed to enter the sanctum sanctorum in the evening after the shift of task force members changed.
Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa, after holding a meeting with police officials in Amritsar, said that an SIT has been constituted under the deputy commissioner of police (law and order).
Assuring that the perpetrators would be exposed, Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi said that some 'inimical' forces might be involved in the lynching in view of the upcoming Assembly polls.
A day after a man was alleged of sacrilege for defiling the sanctum sanctorum of the Golden Temple and killed, the temple management claims sacrilege incidents are on rise and requires stringent action.
Leaders from all political parties have issued statements after a man was beaten to death in Golden Temple after an alleged sacrilege attempt. See what Arvind Kejriwal, Charanjit Singh Channi, Manjinder Singh Sirsa and the police have to say on the incident.
Sacrilege attempt at Amritsar Golden Temple: A video of the incident has surfaced on social media showing the man jumping over the railing inside the temple during the evening prayer.
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The MLAs joined by Sidhu boarded luxury buses and went to pay obeisance at the Golden Temple, where a large number of Congress supporters gathered.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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