Punjab CM Channi condemns 'sacrilege' bid at Golden Temple, directs police to identify 'real conspirators'

AMRITSAR: Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi condemned the "sacrilege" bid at Amritsar's Golden Temple and directed state police to thoroughly probe the matter and find the "real conspirators".

The Chief Minister's Office said on Twitter: "CM Charanjit Channi strongly condemned the most unfortunate and heinous act to attempt a sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in the sanctum sanctorum of Sri Harimandir Sahib during the Rehraas Sahib Paath."

Further, Charanjit Singh Channi directed state police authorities to thoroughly probe the entire matter to identify the "real conspirators" and their motive behind the act.

Channi called up the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president and assured the government's "full support and cooperation".



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