DSGMC to provide legal aid to Delhi Metro attack accused

Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjit Singh G K has directed the DSGMC legal cell to provide immediate legal assistance to Kanwaljeet Singh,accused of attacking one Nitin with a kirpan inside a Metro in Delhi on Sunday

Written by Express News Service | Amritsar | Updated: April 8, 2014 6:05 pm

Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjit Singh G K has directed the DSGMC legal cell to provide immediate legal assistance to Kanwaljeet Singh,accused of attacking one Nitin with a kirpan inside a Metro in Delhi on Sunday .

Terming the incident as unfortunate,G K has instructed Dharam Parchar Committee chief Paramjit Singh Rana to ascertain the cause behind the incident. Rana today met Delhi DCP Sanjay Bhatia and urged him to conduct a detailed investigation into the matter.

In a press statement today,the DSGMC said those present when the incident took place had claimed Nitin used derogatory language against the Sikh religion. Nitin and his three friends,boarded the train at Rajiv Chowk.

Kanwaljeet,who was trying to deboard,could not do so. He had an argument with Nitin and his friends,which ended in him attacking Nitin with a kirpan.

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