New Delhi : Actor Deep Sidhu, who hoisted the Saffron flag at the Red Fort during the tractor rally violence in Delhi and inciting violence, is arrested by a special team of Delhi Police on Tuesday morning. Deep Sidhu was absconding since the violence on 26 January. After the tractor rally violence, Delhi Police had announced a reward of Rs 1 lakh on Deep Sidhu who was absconding.
When riots were happening in Delhi on Republic Day, Deep Sidhu was present in the Red Fort itself and was giving inflammatory speeches. But, he fled when the violence erupted. At the same time, Deep Sidhu was absconding from the police after the violence, but he was constantly active on social media. After fleeing from Delhi, Deep Sidhu’s location was Haryana, after which his location was Punjab.
Deep Sidhu, an accused in 26th January violence case arrested: Delhi Police Special Cell
— ANI (@ANI) February 9, 2021
Who is Deep Sidhu –
Deep Sidhu is an actor of Punjabi films and also a social worker. Deep started his film career with the Punjabi film Ramta Jogi, which is said to be produced by Dharmendra. Deep Sidhu was born in the year 1984 in Muktsar district of Punjab. Deep has studied law. He has also won the Kingfisher Model Award. On January 17, the NIA had summoned Sidhu in connection with the case related to Sikh for Justice.