Tag Archives: Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa

Khalsa’s struggle fruitful: Makkar

Anandpur Sahib, Punjab: Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Avtar Singh Makkar said here on Tuesday that the struggle launched by Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa for the release of Sikh prisoners had yielded results. Talking to mediapersons here, he said the row regarding Gurdwara Gian Godri Sahib, Haridwar, was likely to be resolved soon. Makkar said a meeting would be held with ...

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3 Sikh detainees agree to come out on parole

Mohali, Punjab: A day after the release of Lal Singh from Nabha jail, the three Sikh detainees —Lakhwinder Singh, Gurmeet Singh and Shamsher Singh — who are lodged in Burail Jail for the past 18 years in the Beant Singh assassination case have finally agreed to come out of jail on parole. The late-evening development follows a series of deliberations with ...

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Sikh detainee released from jail

Patiala, Punjab: The Punjab Government today released Lal Singh from the Nabha jail against his pending parole this evening. He was among the six detainees lodged in prisons for whom Sikh activist Gurbaksh Singh Khalsa had been on fast-unto-death since November 14 seeking their release. The time period of his parole could not be ascertained. Sources in the jail department said ...

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Dharnas outside DC offices on Dec 17

Mohali, Punjab: Representatives of the Sant Samaj, Nihangs and other Sikh organisations decided to stage dharnas in front of the offices of the Deputy Commissioners throughout the state on December 17. The decision was taken to press the demand for the release of the Sikh youths languishing in various jails in the country even after the completion of their sentences. The ...

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