Tag Archives: Pakistan

Peshawar Sikhs Seek Asylum after Terror Campaign Takes Teenager’s Life.

Peshawar, Pakistan: So far, 70 Peshawar Sikh families have sought UNITED SIKHS’ help to obtain asylum following a campaign of terror, epitomised by the brutal killing of teenager Jagmohan Singh, when a gunman shot at Sikhs in a market area on 6th Aug 2014. The United States Department of State has assured UNITED SIKHS that it is investigating the situation faced ...

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Sikhs ATTACKED In Pakistan – 8 Arrests Made

Peshawar, Pak: A group of Sikhs were attacked in the North Western Frontier in Pakistan, which resulted in the death of on person and seriously injuring another two people. Jagmohan Singh – a trader belonging to the Sikh community – was killed and two others – Pram Singh and Manmit Singh – were injured in the attack at the Khush ...

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First Sikh parliamentarian in 67 years makes history ~ An Update

Islamabad, Pak: History was made in the Punjab Assembly last week when Sardar Ramesh Singh Arora became the first Sikh in close to 67 years who entered into Pakistan’s biggest provincial assembly and took oath as a parliamentarian. Wearing a traditional orange-coloured turban, Sardar Arora walked into the packed assembly hall. Heads bearing warm smiles and broad grins turned in ...

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Historical Gurdwara to be Illegally Encroached in Pakistan

Lahore,  Pakistan: In yet another disappointing incident, a land mafia in Pakistani has sought for the illegal selling of land falling under the premises of a Gurdwara. The 2 story building of Gurdwara Singh Sabha in Sahiwal is expected to be bulldozed any time during the upcoming week. The Gurdwara is located in the commercial zone at a distance of ...

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Sikh-Americans demand protection of minorities in Pakistan

Washington,USA:Strongly condemning the murder of Sikh-Canadian woman Rajvinder Kaur Gill and the beheading of Mohinder Singh in Pakistan, the Sikh community in the US demanded protection of minorities in that country. Strongly condemning the murder of Sikh-Canadian woman Rajvinder Kaur Gill and the beheading of Mohinder Singh in Pakistan, the Sikh community in the US demanded protection of minorities in ...

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