Amritpal Singh, who the Punjab Police have been attempting to arrest right now, is a radical preacher and separatist who was on the centre of a large protest in opposition to the arrest of his key aide final month. His supporters name him “Bhindranwale 2.0”.
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The radical separatist chief, who has been lively in Punjab for the previous few years, is commonly seen escorted by armed supporters.
Mr Singh heads “Waris Punjab De”, a radical organisation began by actor and activist Deep Sidhu, who died in a street accident in February final 12 months.
Mr Singh labored in his family-owned transport enterprise earlier. He was made the top of the organisation that Deep Sidhu had fashioned “to guard the rights of Punjab and lift social points”.
He claims to be a follower of the Khalistani separatist and terrorist Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale. He has made controversial speeches previously few months.
He is married to a UK-based non-resident Indian, Kirandeep Kaur. He strikes round with armed males and a few of his supporters name him “Bhindranwale 2.0”.