Just months after the city of Malerkotla faced tense situation after “tearing” of the Quran in the area, Punjab has once again been rocked by an incident where sacrilege of a holy book is involved.
Times of India
The torn pages were spotted in the canal early Saturday morning when two youths were on their way to the Gurudwara nearby.
The police were informed and the local residents were soon seen descending into the flowing distributary to take out the pages.
The torn pages were taken out from a distance of a few kilometers as they spread with the flowing water and a Gutka was also recovered from the water.