Tag Archives: 1984 sikh genocide

Will intensify stir if culprits not named: SAD

New Delhi: Threatening to launch a stir against the Congress, the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) Delhi unit and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) today gave an ultimatum to the Congress to name the party leaders, who were involved in the 1984 Sikh genocide. Manjit Singh GK, DSGMC chief, said if the Congress failed to name its leaders, SAD activists would ...

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YAD members burn Rahul’s effigy

Mohali, Punjab: Leaders and workers of the Youth Akali Dal (YAD) of Mohali district staged a protest outside the Deputy Commissioner’s office here today and demanded that Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi should reveal the names of the party members who were involved in the 1984 Sikh genocide. They also burnt an effigy of Rahul Gandhi and demanded that he should be ...

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Sikh leaders divided on SIT probe

Amritsar, Punjab: Sikh leaders are divided over the Kejriwal-led Delhi Government’s decision to set up a special investigating team (SIT) to probe the 1984 Sikh genocide. Some maintain it will serve no purpose. But others like senior Supreme Court lawyer HS Phoolka argue that it will help deliver justice to the victims. Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has said there is ...

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US court to hear Cong’s plea in rights violation suit

New York, USA: A US court will hear on March 19 a motion filed by the Congress seeking dismissal of a human rights violation lawsuit against it in connection with the 1984 Sikh genocide. US District Judge Robert Sweet ordered that the court would hear Congress’ motion to dismiss the pending human rights violation lawsuit brought against it by rights group ...

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BJP rebuts Rahul, says 1984 victims yet to get justice

New Delhi: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s comments on the 2002 Gujarat riots and the 1984 Sikh genocide drew sharp remarks from the BJP amid demands that Rahul express regret for his statements made in his first TV interview on Monday. BJP leader Arun Jaitley asked whether Rahul had anything to offer to this country or was “too confused to get into ...

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