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US celebrates 100 years of Sikh arrival

Washington, USA: The United States has acknowledged immense contribution of the Sikh community in its socioeconomic fabric and cultural milieu as it celebrated the 100 years of the arrival of Bhagat Singh Thind, who led a life-long battle for the rights of Indians to gain American citizenship. Thind, who arrived in the US in July 1913 from Amritsar, was the ...

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