Piara Singh Langeri, ex-Ghadrite, participated in the General meeting of the Akali Dal. He influenced the Sikhs to take up arms and became an integral part of the Babbar Akali Jatha, under Jathedar Krishan Singh Gargaj.
-Ref. Babbar Akali Movement, A Historical Survey, by Gurcharan SIngh, Aman Publications, 1993.
Main GurSikhs of Gurudwara Gangsar Jaito's Diwan were arrested by British government.