by Nilanjan Dey
In a press conference in Chandigarh, Punjab Chief minister Capt. Amarinder Singh informed the public over the bomb blast in Nirankari Mission congregation
“There is no communal angle. It’s pure case of terrorism.They were targeted as they were easy targets.We had info in the past about other organisations being targeted but we took precautionary measures & prevented that” Capt. Amarinder said
Twenty-six year old Bikramjit Singh has been arrested and another person named Avtar Singh is being tracked down in this bomb blast case.
I'm happy to announce that police nabbed one of the two persons involved. 26-year-old Bikramjit Singh has been arrested. The other man will also be arrested soon. His name is Avtar Singh: Punjab CM on #Amritsar blast at Nirankari Mission congregation that claimed 3 lives pic.twitter.com/k0S52mpdKe
— ANI (@ANI) November 21, 2018
Capt. Amarinder also showed pictures of the grenade that was used in the attack and informed that those are the same grenades used against Indian forces in Kashmir made under Pakistan ordinance.
[Live] Addressing Press Conference at Punjab Bhawan, Chandigarh. https://t.co/vWTp2LF9DB
— Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) November 21, 2018
“The person who is the mastermind is Inter-Services Intelligence. These (Harmeet Singh ‘PhD’ alias Happy) are only touts which they were using” said Capt. Amarinder