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SAD Delhi chief meets Shah, seeks SIT probe into 1984 genocide

New Delhi: Picking up the thread from the Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal’s representation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding an SIT probe into the 1984 Sikh genocide, the Delhi unit of Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) today met BJP president Amit Shah and reiterated the demand. A delegation of the SAD led by its Delhi president Manjit Singh (GK) called ...

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Phoolka approaches Akal Takht for SIT in ’84 genocide cases

Amritsar, Punjab: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and noted Supreme Cour t advocate HS Phoolka sought the intervention of Akal Takht jathedar for appointment of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to reopen 237 cases of the 1984 Sikh genocide, which were deemed closed by the Nanavati Commission. In a letter written to Jathedar, Giani Gurbachan Singh, Phoolka reminded him that ...

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Time to punish guilty of ’84 genocide: Sukhbir

Amritsar, Punjab: A day after his Union Minister-wife Harsimrat Kaur Badal appeared non-committal on the issue of the 1984 Sikh genocide, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal today switched to damage-control mode and reiterated his resolve for severe punishment for the perpetrators. He said “the time has come to punish them”. Talking to mediapersons after paying obeisance at the Golden Temple here ...

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1984 Genocide: Phoolka writes to law minister, wants SIT operational

Ludhiana, Punjab:  Senior advocate Harvinder Singh Phoolka ,who contested as t he Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate from the Ludhiana Lok Sabha seat, has written a letter to union minister of law and justice Ravi Shankar Prasad, requesting him to get the special investigation team (SIT) constituted and make it operational to investigate cases related to the 1984 Sikh genocide. ...

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Delhi police were asked not to stop 1984 genocide: Cobrapost documentary

New Delhi: The Congress finds itself under scr utiny a g ain for the 1984 Sikh genocide in Delhi after a new documentary released on Tuesday by website Cobrapost purportedly shows policemen of the time saying the government did not allow them to crack down on genocide. Senior officers did not give them the permission to shoot, one of them ...

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