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Takht, SGPC flay RSS chief

Amritsar, Punjab: The Akal Takht and the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) are feeling offended over the reported statement of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in which he had said that all citizens of Hindustan were Hindus. Reacting to these remarks here on Tuesday, Akal Takht jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh said, “We have repeatedly made it clear that Sikhs are a separate ...

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SGPC to fast-track US-based global centre

Amritsar, Punjab: With incidents of hate crime on the rise against Sikhs, especially in the US, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has decided to put on fast track the construction of its Global Sikh Centre for Learning and Information, which is to come up in Yuba City, California. In a release issued here on Tuesday, SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar ...

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SGPC to speed up work on US centre

Amritsar, Punjab: The instances of hate crime against the community have once again brought the issue of the Sikh identity in foreign countries to the fore. Now, the SGPC is all set to step up its efforts for setting up the ‘Global Sikh Centre for Learning and Information’ at Yuba City in California. SGPC president Avtar Singh Makkar admitted that though ...

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Hate crimes against Sikhs: SGPC seeks Centre’s intervention

Chandigarh: The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has sought the intervention of the central government in taking up the issue of recent hate crimes against Sikhs in various countries. The SGPC has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his government’s intervention in the matter. SGPC president Avtar Singh Makkar urged Modi to take up the issue of safety of Sikhs ...

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Will not accept any move to divide Sikhs, says Dhindsa

Sangrur, Punjab: Slamming the Cong ress gover nment in Haryana for passing a bill in the state assembly for the formation of a separate gurdwara management committee (HSGMC), SAD general secretary and Rajya Sabha member Sukhdev Singh Dhindsa said, on Saturday, that no move of dividing the Sikhs will be accepted. Talking to mediapersons here after holding a meeting of Akali ...

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