Fatehgarh Sahib, August 1
PCC president Navjot Singh Sidhu’s go to to Fatehgarh Sahib to pay tribute to Shaheed Udham Singh has courted controversy. The SAD, AAP and SAD (Sanyukt) have alleged on the 82nd Martyrdom Day of Shaheed Udham Singh, the flower wreath made of worn-out tyres had been laid on the sepulcher at Fatehgarh Sahib by Sidhu, MLAs Kuljit Singh Nagra and Gurpreet Singh, and different Congress leaders. Condemning the incident, SAD (Sanyukat) chief Bir Devinder Singh stated the state authorities ought to instantly order a fact-finding magisterial probe to repair the accountability for the lapse.
SDM Sanjeev Sharma stated it is likely to be a conspiracy as many individuals paid respect to martyr after Sidhu. He stated the matter should be probed. — OC