Canada is becoming increasingly popular for violent incidents during concerts, especially of Punjabi singers. While Sidhu Moosewala and Karan Aujla recently hogged the limelight for violence during their shows, the latest singer who is now making it to the headlines is Guru Randhawa.
The Punjabi singing sensation who is a hot property of B-town at the moment has reportedly been assaulted in Vancouver on Monday. The singer was on his last stop of the USA/Canada sensational tour which started from July 12 in Houston and covered cities like San Jose, Edmonton. Chicago, New Jersey, Atlanta, Toronto, Dallas and lastly Vancouver.
According to reports, Guru was hit on the head by an unidentified person when he was exiting the Queen Elizabeth theatre after his show.
His team recently took to his social media account to finally speak up about the incodent. With a picture of a smiling Guru with a bandage above his right eye, the post read, "Guru is back in India with four stitches on his right eyebrow and mega successful USA/Canada tour. The incident happened on 28th July in Vancouver when Guru told one punjabi man not to come on stage while he was performing for the audience. That man was trying to come on stage again and again and then he started fighting with everyone backstage. He was known to the local promoter Surinder who sent him away during the show. But at the end when Guru finished the show and was leaving the stage, that punjabi man came and hit him hard on his face with a punch , because of which Guru started bleeding on the spot from his forehead above eyebrow and went back to stage and showed it to the audience.
That man was with few others and whosoever tried to stopped them, they were punching them and then they all ran away.
Guru is home now feeling safe in India.
And he said he won’t ever perform in Canada for the rest of his life. Guru Said , his Guru Nanak Dev ji has saved him and prayed to Waheguru to give that man a good sense of understanding what to do and what not to. Your love and support is all we need always."
It is indeed a sad incident and no artist in the world deserves to be treated this way.