A Britain-based call centre worker on trial for attacking Namdhari sect leader Satguru Uday Singh with an axe has told the court he bought the weapon with the intention of scaring his victim.
A 27-year-old Sikh man on trial for the attempted murder of Namdhari sect leader Satguru Uday Singh has claimed it was a revenge attack over being sexually abused by guru.
A 26-year-old Sikh man has been charged with the attempted murder of a Namdhari Sikh sect leader in the UK city of Leicester.
Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Partap Singh Bajwa on Sunday strongly condemned the attack on Namdhari sect Guru Thakur Uday Singh in Leicester Gurdwara in UK.
Namdhari sect chief, Satguru Sri Jagjit Singh Thursday died in a hospital here following prolonged illness, doctors said.
Doctors cited multiple organ failure as the reason behind the death.
Avtar Singh Tari, a close aide of Namdhari sect head Jagjit Singh, was shot dead by two motorcycle borne youths here on Tuesday, police said.
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