Tag Archives: Kar sewa

Bunga Ramgarhia project set to enter final phase

Amritsar, Punjab: Even as the restoration work of the historic Bunga Ramgarhia seems to have come to a grinding halt, the SGPC authorities say the work has slowed down a bit and is all set to enter its final phase soon. Talking to The Tribune, SGPC officials, who are looking after the project, said the restoration work would soon enter into ...

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Jhinda elected HSGMC chief, Nalwi is senior vice-president

Kurukshetra, Haryana: As expected, Jagdish Singh Jhinda and Didar Singh Nalwi were unanimously elected president and senior vice president, respectively, of the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management committee (adhoc) here on Saturday. Election to the executive body of the gurdwara panel was held peacefully at Dera Baba Charan Singh Ji Kar Sewa. All members were elected by the voice vote. The only ...

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Seechewal men start plugging sewage flow into Kali Bein

Sultanpur Lodhi, Kapurthala, Punjab: In an attempt to ensure stoppage of inflow of sewage water into the Kali Bein rivulet, followers of environmentalist Balbir Singh Seechewal, on Tuesday, started Kar Sewa for the construction of a pond at Mahabalipur village near here. The state government is supposed to provide the requisite material including pipelines and labour and technical knowhow was ...

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Nepal Sikhs in a fix over Patna Sahib Jathedar’s directive on kar sewa

Amritsar, Punjab: The Sikhs in Nepal are facing a predicament ever since Takht Sri Patna Sahib Jathedar Giani Iqbal Singh’s recent visit to that country which sparked a controversy about the upkeep of gurdwaras there. Talking to The Tribune, Nepal’s Gurdwara Guru Nanak Math member Bhag Singh said Giani Iqbal Singh had rejected the Akal Takht move of handing over the ...

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SGPC seeks report from conservationists, puts off ‘kar sewa’

Amritsar, Punjab:  Apparently treading with caution after certain quarters raised concern about the heritage character of the Golden Temple, the SGPC has postponed the “kar sewa” on the interiors of the shrine which was to begin on August 18. Talking to The Tribune, Raghujeet Singh Virk, senior vice-president, SGPC, said they had roped in a team of experts which had ...

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