Three Birs of holy Guru Granth Sahib burnt in Gurdawara at Damanheri village in Punjab

October 09, 2017 08:32 AM

Punjab News Express
PATIALA: Three 'birs' of holy Guru Grnath Sahib were reduced to ashes in a fire in Gurdwara Tibbi Sahib in village Damanheri near Rajpura in Patiala district on Sunday.

SGPC President Kirpal Singh Badungar visited to spot and said that fire was caused by short circuit. He said that beside three holy scriptures, damage is also caused to Gurdwara buiklding. He said that the incidents of sacrilege of Guru Grnath Sahib were continuing and it is the duty of state and central intelligence agencies to identify the accused.

Badungar said that SGPC will give Rs.50,000 for repair of the Damanheri Gurdwara and vilalgers have also come forward to donate for the repairs of damaged portion.SGPC will also give two 'Birs' of Guru Grnath Sahib to Gurdwara, he said.

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