Jammu firing: Sikh youth killed, three admitted in Amritsar’s hospital


3 Sikh youth who were shot at During the Jammu protests over the burning of Sant Jarnail Singh Khalsa’s poster have spoken out. The youth told the media that doctors refused to treat them and they had no choice but to reach Amritsar for treatment.

The youth gave their side of the story of the events which occurred in Jammu. The Sikhs of Jammu have annually organized the remembrance event for each year since 1984.

They said the police directly fired them without any escalation and they were deliberately shot at it. A total of 4 Sikhs were shot at and 1 of them Bhai Jasjit Singh died instantly due to a shot in the head.

The usual method of breaking crowds by the police is the firing of rubber bullets but police resorted to 9mm bullets.

The situation escalated in Jammu this morning after police resorted to firing to hold back Sikh protesters. As a result, 1 Sikh youngster was killed named Bhai Jagjeet Singh s/o Sardar Narvair Singh in open fire by the police.

The youngster was killed instantly after bullets struck him in the head. The situation is very tense in Jammu right now and curfew in place.