04 June Sunday

“80,000 Cops Are Doing What?” - Punjab – Haryana High Court Slams Police For Amritpal’s Getaway

wUpdated: Wednesday Mar 22, 2023

Chattisgarh : The Punjab – Haryana High Court slammed police over getaway of radical preacher and Khalistan supporter Amritpal Singh.   You (law enforcement) have 80,000 policemen; What are they doing?.; How did Amritpal Singh get away; This is an intelligence failure, the court said. The police in its submission said, search for Amritpal has been intensified and that 120 of his followers have been arrested since Saturday.

Amritpal Singh dodged police who launched an operation for his arrest on Saturday. He first got away in a Mercedes that he abandoned on roadside before getting into a Maruti with changed attire. CCTV footage on his trail shows he then took to riding on bike.