Amritsar: With only 30 days to go for the upcoming Assembly elections in Punjab, terrorists may carry out a major attack in the state. Expressing such apprehensions, central intelligence agencies have alerted the Punjab government. A high alert has been issued to central and state government intelligence agencies in this regard and orders have been issued to strengthen security.
According to highly placed sources in the IB, radical organisations are demanding the release of jailed fundamentalists and creation of Khalistan in Punjab. At the same time, Gurpatwant Singh Pannu of the Khalistani terror group Sikh for Justice (SFJ) is instigating the youth against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and PM Modi by luring them with money. It has been continuously issuing video and audio messages from the US, Canada, which has also led to the formation of sleeper cells in Punjab.
According to the alert, Pakistan terrorists Wadhwa Singh Babbar (BKI), Paramjit Singh Panjwar, Ranjit Singh Neeta (KZF), Lakhbir Singh Rode (ISYF) are being used by pak intelligence agencies ISI. An alert sent to the Congress government in Punjab also said that RDX can also be used in elections in Punjab.