Karnal, Mar 3: In a fresh bout of violence in Punjab, Nising block development office was allegedly set on fire by the followers of Guru Dera Sacha Sauda Ram Rahim, police said.
Additional SP Vedprakash Godara said that the micreants threw petrol through an open window of the office, situated at Chirao Chowk, adding that office furniture and other articles were consumed by the fire.
He said that some office records were also destroyed in the fire.
Along with trying to destroy the jeep of the block development office, the miscreants also tried to set nearby building of Punjab National Bank on fire, he said.
Police have not yet made any arrest in connection with the attack.