Sword-wielding #Sikh warriors guard protesting farmers 

In an electric-blue robe, foot-high turban and wielding an antiquated sword and a walkie-talkie, Amar Singh patrols a maze of tents and tractors on a blocked highway leading into New Delhi.Singh is among hundreds of armed men from the Sikh warrior order of Nihang, the self-appointed first line of defence in a showdown between farmers and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government.

Source: Sword-wielding Sikh warriors guard protesting farmers | Deccan Herald