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Tension in village after church window fibre sheet breaks

Some Christian organisations gathered and held a brief protest as they linked the matter to the incident in Tarn Taran church, which was vandalised recently by anti-social elements.

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Tension erupted at Nandanpur village in Jalandhar after a piece of a window fibre sheet at the village church broke and fell on the ground on Thursday.

Some Christian organisations gathered and held a brief protest as they linked the matter to the incident in Tarn Taran church, which was vandalised recently by anti-social elements.

Heavy police were deployed to defuse the tension in the area.

The preliminary investigation report prepared by police ruled out sacrilege or any vandalism at the church.

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Manjit Singh, SHO, Maqsudan police station, said that a piece of a fibre sheet from a window had fallen at the church which caused some anxious moments. The matter is under investigation and a case will be registered only after some concrete evidence is found, he added.

Some villagers said that it could be an attempt for theft.

First published on: 30-09-2022 at 12:14:38 pm
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