PM Modi condemns violence in Punjab, Haryana
August 25, 2017  21:02
PM Narendra Modi condemns violence following conviction of Dera Sacha Sauda chief, terms it as deeply distressing. 

He tweeted, "Instances of violence today are deeply distressing. Strongly condemn violence and urge everyone to maintain peace. 

"The law & order situation is being closely monitored. I reviewed the situation with NSA & Home Secretary," he added, "Urged officials to work round the clock to restore normalcy and provide all possible assistance that is required."

At least 28 people have died in the violence that broke out following the conviction of the Dera Sacha Sauda chief in the rape case. 
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