Patiala (Agencies): Pro-Khalistan posters have been surfacing in Patiala district and this has led the local police and intelligence agencies to investigate the matter.

Punjab Police recently spotted many posters and hoardings in and around Patiala district that referred to the birth anniversary of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, who was killed during Operation Blue Star in 1984.

Official sources alleged that the posters were put up at the order of SAD (Amritsar) president Simranjit Singh Mann and Sikhs Student Federation.

According to SSP Gurpreet Singh Gill all such posters and hoardings in the district have been removed.

Gill said that he Punjab Police will not allow peace in the state to get hindered and an action will be taken against those involved.