He was tortured severely and finally allowed to bath in the nearby river.
His followers and admirers watched as he walked on his badly burned and blistered feet to the river's edge, waded in and then disappeared under the water never to be seen again, becoming the first Martyr of the Sikhs.
Jetha became Guru Ram Das and vigorously undertook his duties as the new guru.
He is responsible for the establishment of the city of Ramdaspur later to be named Amritsar.
The text was decreed by Guru Gobind Singh Ji, the tenth and last human guru, as the final guru of the Khalsa Panth.