Amritsar: Son of an independent SGPC
candidate was on Sunday thrashed in full public view here before
The youth was later released.
According to eyewitnesses, some people thrashed Pardeep
Walia`s son Simardeep and took him in a car to some unknown
Simardeep, who was later released, in his police
complaint claimed that he was again thrashed at the place of
his confinement and the abductors threatened him with dire
consequences if his father did not withdraw his candidature
from SGPC polls, to be held tomorrow.
Walia was earlier a District Working Committee member of
SAD but he raised a banner of revolt when he was denied party