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Sarnas trying to divide Sikhs: Sukhbir

Chandigarh,Punjab: Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal Monday warned Sarnas to refrain from anti-sikh activities with an ulterior motive to divide Sikhs on the name of states to capture the control of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC). He said that the Sarnas could not befool the Sikhs anymore as they were wise enough to read between the lines. Addressing ...

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War of words erupts between Punjab CM Badal and Delhi CM Dikshit

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Jalandhar, Punjab: The showdown between Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit and her Punjab counterpart over the affairs of Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) continues to rage and has got shriller on Sunday. On Friday, Badal had sought putting a “leash” on Dikshit-led Delhi government and action against those who had attacked the SAD(B) leaders at Rakabganj gurdwara. A day later, ...

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New Delhi Fight to control gurdwara panel hots up ahead of polls

Delhi,India: With the Delhi Assembly polls slated for next year, politics to gain control of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) for electoral gains has begun intensifying in the Capital. Of the Delhi’s 70 assembly segments, 10 have a substantial Sikh population.  TheBJP, an ally of the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal), wants immediate DSGMC elections so that it can ...

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Punjab govt disallows DSGMC probe panel to hold enquiry

Ludhiana, Punjab: The Punjab government today banned a former Delhi High Court Judge, Justice TS Doabia, from inquiring into the December 5 violence against Sikhs on the plea that his presence threatened law and order in the city. The government, however, could not prevent Sikh activists from giving their written statements as 76 of them, including 12 injured in the ...

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