Tag Archives: Sikh Genocide 1984

1984 Genocide: victims oppose Sajjan’s plea to drop witnesses

New Delhi: The victims in a 1984 Sikh genocide case today opposed Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s plea to drop nine CBI witnesses in a Delhi court, saying they are “very important” and leaving them out will be miscarriage of justice. “The CBI had filed a consolidated charge sheet of three separate FIRs and the nine prosecution witnesses, who are very important ...

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Human Rights Group Sikhs For Justice To Hold Sikh Sovereignty Conference To Coincide With India’s Independence Day

Vancouver, Canada: Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) a human rights group with the support of various international human rights groups, Sikh organizations and Gurudwara committees across Canada is holding “Sikh Sovereignty and Genocide Conference” on August 17 in Surrey, BC. The Conference will highlight the right of Sikh’s to Self Determination as guaranteed by Universal Declaration of Human Rights and United Nations ...

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AISSF to start construction of Sikh genocide memorial at Hond-Chillar on Nov 2

Chandigarh, Punjab: It is learnt that the All India Sikh Students Federation declared on July 17, 2013 to start construction of memorial at Hondh-Chillar on November 2, 2013 in the memory of Sikhs massacred in this village during November 1984 Sikh genocide. Karnail Singh Peermohammad, president of AISSF (Peermohammad) reportedly said that he would be meeting Giani Gurbachan Singh July ...

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“A Candle in the Dark – An Exhibition of Sikh History” received overwhelming response

London, United Kingdom: According to a newsletter by National Sikh Youth Federation (NSYF) the members of the NSYF team are currently on tour with the ground-breaking exhibition. “This first of its kind exhibition explores how the spiritual philosophy and political ideology of the House of Guru Nanak and its mission to build a truly utopian society has encountered violent opposition ...

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PU students protest against denial of justice to 1984 victims

Chandigarh,Punjab: As per reports the members of Students for Society (SFS) organized a demonstration on November 04, 2012 at Punjab University, Chandigarh campus demanding justice for the victims of November 1984 violence against the Sikhs. According to information students burned the effigy of “communal politics” of ruling class and “unitary structure” while shouting slogans against the fascist and communal forces ...

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