Tag Archives: Akali Dal

Picked up by Punjab Police two days back, Jasvir Singh Manki is now lodged in Malerkotla Jail

Barnala, Punjab: According to information available about the Jasvir Singh Jassa of Manki village of Barnala, who was picked up by the police on August 13, 2014 has been lodged in Malerkotla jail. The family members of Jasvir Singh Jassa were initial kept in dark by the police regarding his whereabouts after he was picked up by Punjab cops on Aug. ...

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SAD (Badal) appears to have forgotton its promise of formation of SIT on Nov. 1984: Advocate Phoolka

Amritsar, Punjab: Senior advocate and Aam Aadmi Party leader Harwinder Singh Phoolka has reminded Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) of its promise of formation of SIT for re opening and re investigating 237cases of 1984 Sikh genocide which were closed untraced. “The SAD(B) had fully supported this demand and on May 8th 2013 when SAD (B) president Sukhbir Singh had announced the ...

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HSGPC Starts Taking Control of Haryana Gurdwaras: Jathedar Issues Warning to Government

Kurukashetra, Haryana: The ad-hoc committee of the HSGPC has apparently taken over two other Gurdwaras in the State. Two Gurdwaras located in Ladwa, Kurukshetra, namely Gurdwara Sahib Patshahi Nauvi, village Deori and Bani Badarpur, are now under control of the HSGPC. Appointed Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib, Giani Gurbachan Singh, has stated that the Hooda Government will be directly responsible for ...

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Tension at Nada Sahib as SGPC members, jathedars take charge

Panchkula, Haryana: Amid the stand-off over control of Sikh shrines in Haryana, tension gripped Nada Sahib gurdwara in Panchkula on Wednesday. About 200 jathedars from across Punjab, along with more than 25 Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee (SGPC) members are camping inside the gurdwara. Prominent among those present at the gurdwara were SGPC members Satwant Kaur Sandhu and Paramjit Singh Lakhewal and ...

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HSGMC team meets Governor

Chandigarh: The stalemate over the control of gurdwaras in Haryana continued today as members of the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) and the SGPC traded charges over proposed talks to find a solution. While the HSGMC accused the SGPC of spreading misinformation, the SAD said the Haryana Sikh leaders should honour the commitment made by their representatives. The two ...

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