At least three people were killed and 20 more wounded during a grenade attack in the village of Adliwal (Punjab state) on Sunday, November 18. According to local sources, unidentified gunmen threw a grenade at a crowd of people during a Sikh religious festival before escaping on motorbikes. An investigation to identify the assailants is currently ongoing. A heightened security presence is to be anticipated in the area in the coming days.
Individuals present in India are advised to be vigilant at all times, keep a low profile, and avoid crowds, public places, and public gatherings (often targeted in terrorist attacks). Adhere to any instructions issued by local security forces.