Copies of Guru Granth Sahib damaged in fire

At least 17 copies of holy Guru Granth Sahib were burnt Tuesday after a fire broke out in Gurdwara Baba Hamir Singh at Janer village, about 10 kms from here, following a short circuit, police said.

Last Updated: May 03, 2011, 14:22 PM IST

Moga: At least 17 copies of holy Guru
Granth Sahib were burnt Tuesday after a fire broke out in
Gurdwara Baba Hamir Singh at Janer village, about 10 kms from
here, following a short circuit, police said.

The fire broke out in the wee hours this morning in
the room where the `birs` of holy Guru Granth Sahib were kept
and also in the main hall of the Gurdwara, they said.

Locals rushed to the Gurdwara and brought the fire
under control, officials said.

PTI