Tag Archives: Anandpur Sahib

SGPC flays attack on gurdwaras in Greece

Amritsar, Punjab: The SGPC today strongly condemned the attack on gurdwaras in Greece. In a statement released here, SGPC president Avtar Singh Makkar said the Greece government must trace the miscreants involved in the attack and take strict action against them. He said the incident had hurt the sentiments of Sikhs across the globe. He said the religious places always gave ...

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SGPC starts restoration work on five forts

Anandpur Sahib, Punjab: The restoration work on five forts built by Guru Gobind Singh was started by Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee here today. The restoration of the forts is part of a year-long celebration of the 350th anniversary of Anandpur Sahib, which was founded on June 19. Sant Labh Singh has been handed over the kar sewa of Anandgarh Sahib Fort, ...

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Proposal to develop Anandpur Sahib as tourism hub

Ropar, Punjab: The state government has decided to send a proposal to the Centre for developing Anandpur Sahib as a tourism hub along with the pilgrimage circuit in the area. The issue was raised by Anandpur Sahib MP Prem Singh Chandumajra during a debate over the Finance Bill following which Finance Minister Arun Jaitley asked him to send a proposal in ...

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Modi need not apologise for Gujarat genocide: Sukhbir

Morinda, Nangal, Punjab: Shiromani Akali Dal ( SAD) president and Punjab deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday said there was no need for Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to apologise for the 2002 Gujarat genocide. “Apology for what, when a high court and the Supreme Court have already given clean chit to Modi in ...

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Revered gate lies dilapidated

Sahnewal, Ludhiana: The road named after the tenth Guru of the Sikhs, Guru Gobind Singh in Sahnewal stands in a shattered state. It poses serious problems to the residents and commuters. It is believed that the tenth Guru of the Sikhs travelled from Anandpur Sahib via this route to Talwandi Sabo. The people of Sahnewal have deep faith as Guru ...

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