Dera lover Mahinderpal Bittu was found dead in Nabha Jail on Saturday which angered the followers and gave rise to protests. As per the information, Bittu was murdered in the jail and Fatehgarh Sahib’s village Bhadwana’s resident Maninder Singh, and Mohali Village Jhiurheri’s resident Gursewak Singh are accused for the same.
The Dera lovers are protesting against the happening and have denied cremation of the deceased until and unless justice is served. Dera lovers have appealed to cancel all the cases against Dera people and punish the accused otherwise they will not cremate the body. Jailer Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa said it is the duty of SIT or the police to decide whether to cancel cases or not. The body was sent for a postmortem on Saturday night for immediate action, the accused were taken into custody and further investigation is going on.