In view of the increasing religious incidents in Punjab, Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh has once again directed the management committees of statewide gurdwaras to install CCTV cameras. Giani Harpreet Singh issued these instructions on 14 October.
In a press release, Giani Harpreet Singh said “The management committees must ensure installation and working of CCTV cameras within Gurdwara premises round the clock,”
Giani Harpreet Singh has also directed the management committees to ensure proper vigilance in the Gurdwara premises, while asking them to deploy at least 2-4 security personnel inside the Gurdwara Sahib to keep vigil at night.
It is worth mentioning here that during the last few days some incidents related to Gurdwaras have come up in Punjab.According to experts, amid the ongoing farmers’ struggle against the law imposed by the BJP-led Indian government, these incidents are centered around spreading embarrassment in Punjab.