Tag Archives: HSGPC

HSGPC Starts Taking Control of Haryana Gurdwaras: Jathedar Issues Warning to Government

Kurukashetra, Haryana: The ad-hoc committee of the HSGPC has apparently taken over two other Gurdwaras in the State. Two Gurdwaras located in Ladwa, Kurukshetra, namely Gurdwara Sahib Patshahi Nauvi, village Deori and Bani Badarpur, are now under control of the HSGPC. Appointed Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib, Giani Gurbachan Singh, has stated that the Hooda Government will be directly responsible for ...

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Akal Takht, SGPC blame Haryana govt for violence

Amritsar, Punjab: The Akal Takht, the highest temporal seat of Sikhism, and the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) have squarely blamed Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda and his government for starting a fratricidal feud in the Sikh community that led to violence in Kurukshetra and Kaithal. In separate statements issued here on Wednesday, the two institutions also accused Haryana Sikh ...

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UK Sikh body call for fundamental review to strengthen Sikh institutions

London, United Kingdom: The Sikh Federation (UK) notes with concern recent developments following the formation of the Haryana Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (HSGPC). Bhai Amrik Singh, the Chair of the Sikh Federation (UK) said: ‘We appeal to the Sikh masses to remain vigilant of politicians on all sides that will go to any length and use the situation to their ...

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Dal Khalsa: Badals Preparing Ground for Physical Showdown With Sikhs of Haryana

Amritsar, Punjab: The Dal Khalsa has put out a statement that they have “observed that due to egoistical reasons the Akalis led by chief minister Parkash Badal were preparing the ground for physical showdown with Sikhs of Haryana on the issue of HSGPC.” Terming the emerging situation as dangerous and volatile, party head H S Dhami and senior leader Satnam Singh ...

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Shiromani Akali Dal deploys its army to fortify Haryana gurdwaras

Jalandhar, Punjab: The stage is set for an eyeball to eyeball confrontation between the Amritsar-based Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) backed by Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the new Haryana gurdwara panel over the control of Sikh shrines in Haryana. Haryana governor Jagannath Pahadia had on July 14 given his assent to the bill passed by the state assembly for creating ...

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