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Delhi Gurdwara Committee Seeks ‘Bharat Ratna’ Award for Bhagat Singh and Tara Singh

New Delhi: The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee has sought the “Bharat Ratna” award for Shaheed Sardar Bhagat Singh and veteran Akali leader Master Tara Singh. These two names were recommended through a resolution passed by a meeting of Gurdwara executives this past Monday. Committee president Manjit Singh GK presented the resolution to the General Secretary Manjinder Singh Sirsa, and no ...

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Bharat Ratna sought for martyrs Udham Singh and Bhagat Singh

Chandigarh: Congress MLA Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi on Monday demanded that the Centre should bestow the Bharat Ratna on freedom fighter Shaheed Udham Singh, who had avenged the Jallianwala Bagh massacre by shooting dead British officer Michael O’Dwyer. Rana Sodhi appealed to the Centre to consider the martyr for the award. The MLA was reacting to the talk about conferring the ...

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Former DSGMC Chief Holds Closed Door Meeting with Akal Takht Sahib Jathedar

Amritsar, Punjab: MRITSAR SAHIB, Punjab (August 5, 2014)—DSGMC former chief Paramjit Sarna has asked Giani Gurbachan Singh to come forward and peacefully resolve the dispute with the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee. Sarna had a thirty minute closed door meeting with the Jathedar about resolving the issue with the Haryana Sikh committee. He later talked to the media and said ...

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SAD delegation calls on UP CM over Saharanpur clash

Chandigarh: delegation of Shiromani Akali Dal led by party secretary general and Rajya Sabha MP Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa on Monday called on Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav to take stock of the circumstances at Saharanpur. Dhindsa, accompanied by Punjab speaker Charanjit Singh Atwal and party leader Balwant Singh Ramoowalia, met Yadav in Lucknow to assess the current law-and-order situation. UP ...

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Delhi Police uses Water Cannons on Sikhs

New Delhi: Water cannons were used on Sikhs protesting the creation of the HSGPC in New Delhi today. Members of the DSGMC marched on Sonia Gandhi’s house to protest the Congress Party’s interference in Sikh affairs after Congress played a pivotal part in the creation of the HSGPC. DSGMC members point out that the formation of HSGPC came right before ...

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