Tag Archives: Gurdwara

SGPC asks staff, nihangs to vacate Kurukshetra Gurdwara

Karnal, Haryana: After almost one month of heavy fortification, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has ordered retreat of its employees from the Gurdwara Chhevin Patshahi at Kurukshetra. Following apprehension that the newly-formed Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee might take control of the shrines, leaders of Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) and SGPC employees from Punjab were camping at Kurukshetra and seven other ...

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Dissent in HSGMC, a section eyes leadership with suspicion

Karnal, Haryana: Within two days of taking over the administrative control Gurdwara Chhevin Patshahi at Guhla-Cheeka, dissent has started brewing among the ranks of the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee. A section of the 40-member ad hoc panel of the HSGMC claims that they were kept in the dark about any planning of taking ‘sewa’ of the gurdwara and blamed an ...

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HSGMC supporters try to forcibly take control of gurdwara , police resort to lathichar

Kurukshetra, Haryana: Tension escalated in Kurukshetra district today as members of the newly formed Haryana Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) clashed with the police after they ‘forcibly’ tried to take control of Gurdwara Chhevin Patshahi where SGPC task force personnel were already present in large numbers. The HSGMC had called a Sikh Sabha during its morcha near Gurdwara Chhevin Patshahi. Adamant to ...

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Tension at Nada Sahib as SGPC members, jathedars take charge

Panchkula, Haryana: Amid the stand-off over control of Sikh shrines in Haryana, tension gripped Nada Sahib gurdwara in Panchkula on Wednesday. About 200 jathedars from across Punjab, along with more than 25 Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee (SGPC) members are camping inside the gurdwara. Prominent among those present at the gurdwara were SGPC members Satwant Kaur Sandhu and Paramjit Singh Lakhewal and ...

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DSGMC chief open to All India Act for gurdwaras

Amritsar, Punjab: Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) president Manjit Singh GK on Monday said he had no objection if the All India Act was made and all the gurdwara committees fell under it. Singh told ANI, “They have said that the Delhi gurdwara committee should come under the SGPC. As per my understanding, the Delhi committee has already stamped the ...

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