Punjab

Maghi Mela amid tight security at Mahem village

Dilbag Singh | January 14, 2020 03:57 PM


NAKODAR Devotees paid obeisance at the dera and gurdwara amid tight security at nearby Mahem village on Maghi on Tuesday.

The administration had taken preventive measures in view of the tension between dera followers and the shrine located on the same premises. Heavy police force was deployed on the spot.
There have been clashes earlier over the issue of distribution of liquor at the dera, as the gurdwara management had been demanding the practice be banned.
The administration while allowing liquor as Prasad banned distribution of the same from the dera premises. A kabaddi tournament was organized on the occasion.

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