November 27, 2016 | By Sikh Siyasat Bureau
London: United Khalsa Dal (UK), a UK based Sikh body, has raised apprehensions that the Punjab police may stage fake encounter of Harminder Singh Minttoo, who reportedly escaped from Maximum Security Jail, Nabha this morning.
As per media reports and the Punjab police around ten armed persons dressed up as police personnel entered the Nabha jail and flee with Sikh political prisoners Harminder Singh Mintoo and Kashmir Singh besides some accused gangsters. (more details at: Five Persons Reportedly Escape from Maximum Security Jail, Nabha – 2016/11/27).
United Khalsa Dal leaders Loveshinder Singh Dallewal said that the Punjab police has a track record of staging fake encounter of undertrial prisoners showing them as ‘escapees’ o ‘proclaimed offenders’.
UKD leader said that the Punjab police could stage encounter of Harminder Singh Mintoo and Kashmir Singh like the Bhopal police did with the SIMI activists in Bhopal few weeks back.