Davinder Kumar, in-charge of Jandila Guru police station present at the spot, tried to intervene and he also got injured. According to the police, the situation worsened when a group of Nihangs again tried to force their way into the camp, leading to a clash between the two factions. Dera supporters claim that Nihangs broke down one of the entrances to the camp. Apart from the police officer, a total of 10 people from both sides were injured. The injured have been admitted to Baba Bakala Civil Hospital.
Meanwhile, Punjab Congress president Amarinder Singh Raja Waring appealed to everyone to remain calm and avoid spreading wrong information. Wedding tweeted that disturbing news is coming from Radha Swami Dera, Beas, where a dispute led to a violent incident. Some people are reported to be injured. All are requested to remain calm and not spread any wrong information on social media. Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal has also appealed to the people to maintain peace and brotherhood.
Badal tweeted that the violence in Beas is very disturbing. Frequent clashes and breakdown of law and order are pushing the state towards anarchy. I appeal to (Chief Minister) Bhagwant Mann to deal with this situation immediately. I also appeal to Punjabis to maintain peace and brotherhood in this critical time.