Tag Archives: 1984

June 1984: The Painting

Nineteen Eighty-Four depicts the storming of the Golden Temple, the Sikh community’s holiest and most historic shrine, by Indian troops in 1984. It reflects the personal sense of suffering and injustice felt by Sikhs worldwide, during the attack and in the aftermath of the violence which resulted in the injury and death of thousands of innocent men, women, and children ...

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Court to hear defamation plea against Tytler

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday fixed October 15 for hearing a criminal defamation complaint filed against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler by a senior lawyer representing the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh genocide cases. The matter was put for the next date as additional chief metropolitan magistrate (ACMM) Gaurav Rao was on leave. Tytler had earlier told the court that ...

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Phoolka: Withdraw security cover from ’84 genocide accused

New Delhi: AAP leader Harvinder Singh Phoolka today demanded that Z category security provided to the accused of 1984 Sikh genocide should be withdrawn. In a letter written to Union Minister of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh, Phoolka said for the past 30 years, the leaders who are responsible for killing Sikhs in November 1984, had been provided the highest security cover, ...

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Bhattal meets Hooda, seeks relief for Genocide hit

Chandigarh: Senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister Rajinder Kaur Bhattal today led a delegation of Haryana Sikhs to meet Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda at his official residence here. She also handed him a charter of demands, said a statement issued here today. Bhattal told Hooda that the Sikhs in Haryana had suffered a lot during the 1984 Sikh ...

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Now India’s CBFC bans Punjabi Movie “Dilli 1984 – Insaaf Di Udeek”

New Delhi, India: It is learnt that another Punjabi movie “Insaaf Di Udeek – Dilli 1984″ has been denied clearance Certificate by Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). Ashok Gupta, director of the movie told during a press conference that an interview of Sikh Genocide 1984 victims and eye-witness was the main motivation behind the movie. He said that the story ...

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