LUDHIANA, Punjab—After being forced to release Bapu Surat Singh Khalsa following orders from the Punjab and Haryana High Court last month, the Punjab Government has once detained him. Bapu ji was picked up earlier from his home today.
Bapuji has now been shifted to Emergency Ward at Dayanand Medical College, (DMC) Ludhiana. No one is allowed to meet him at DMC. Bapuji had been “unresponsive” for four-six hours for the last two days.
SSP Jagraon Ravcharan Brar led the team of medical and police officers during the arrest.
A number of Bapu Ji’s supporters were present at his residence when the arrest took place. Despite their pleas that Bapu Ji does not want any medical treatment, he was taken into custody.
No supporters or relatives were allowed to accompany Bapu Ji during the arrest. More details will be shared as they become available.