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Sikh clergy can’t summon Sidhu, say scholars

Amritsar, Punjab: Even as the demand that Akal Takht should initiate action against former Amritsar MP Navjot Singh Sidhu for alleged distortion of “gurbani” is gaining ground, most of the Sikh intellectuals say a “patit” (apostate) Sikh could not even be summoned by Akal Takht as it was against Sikh “rehat maryada” (code of conduct). Former Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Joginder ...

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Name Aurangzeb Road after Guru Tegh Bahadur: DSGMC

New Delhi: The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) has demanded from Prime Minister Narendra Modi for changing the name of Aurangzeb Road in Delhi after ninth Guru Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib. DSGMC president Manjit Singh GK asked Modi that the Sikh community across the globe wants this and naming road after the ninth guru would be a befitting tribute ...

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DSGMC for waiving tax on ‘Char Sahibzadas’

New Delhi: The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) has demanded a nationwide tax waiver on the picturisation of ‘Char Sahibzadas’, an animation movie on the life of four sahibzadas of the tenth Guru Guru Gobind Singh. In a letter written to Arun Jaitley, Union Finance Minister also holding the charge of Union Information and Broadcasting Ministry, DSGMC president Manjit Singh ...

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DSGMC has misused J&K relief fund, allege Sarnas

New Delhi: The Shiromani Akali Dal (Delhi) president Paramjit Singh Sarna and general secretary Harvinder Singh Sarna today alleged that the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjit Singh (GK) and general secretary Manjinder Singh Sirsa allegedly misused the relief fund meant for flood-affected people in Jammu and Kashmir. They said GK and Sirsa engaged a private jet aircraft to ...

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DSGMC to start memorial construction

New Delhi: Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjit Singh GK today announced that the gurdwara committee would start the construction of the 1984 Sikh genocide victims memorial on the premises of Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib on November 1. Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal will lead the construction work. The foundation stone of the memorial has already been laid ...

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