More people, including Punjabi actor Deep Sidhu and former Akal Takht jathedar Jasbir Singh Rode, revealed on Saturday that they had been sent notices by National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with a case registered in Delhi by NIA on December 15, 2020 against Sikhs For Justice under stringent provisions of law, including UAPA and sedition.
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has sent notices to at least a dozen more people including Punjabi actor Deep Sidhus brother and other Sikh activists associated with the farmers' protest. The WhatsApp notices received on Friday by them pertain to a case registered by the agency at Delhi on December 15, 2020, under the provisions of Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), sedition, criminal conspiracy and other charges against Sikhs for Justice (a banned outfit) legal adviser Gurpatwan
Farmers have announced to gherao Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) employees if they come to install smart meters in their villages. In some villages, farmer unions have also got made a similar announcement.
The Punjab farmers who oppose land acquisition for the Delhi-Katra expressway will protest at the chief ministers hometown here on January 15 against his alleged silence on the issue. They want the process halted until the farm laws issue is resolved.