Tag Archives: Sikh organisations

Sarna : Kar sewa of Lahore shrine from November

Amritsar, Punjab: Former Delhi Singh Gurdwara Management committee (DSGMC) president Paramjit Singh Sarna today said that ‘kar sewa’ of the historic Gurdwara Dehra Sahib in Lahore, associated with Guru Arjan Dev, would begin in November. Talking to the mediapersons on his return from Pakistan today, Sarna said they held a meeting with officials of the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB), that ...

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Sikh bodies call for boycott of Patna Sahib Jathedar

Amritsar, Punjab: Various Sikh organisations have called for religious and social boycott of Takht Sri Patna Sahib Jathedar Giani Iqbal Singh for his alleged association with the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS). The resolution was passed during a seminar on “Jathedar Sahibaan Di Padwi, Chaun Ate Karaj Khetar” (position of Jathdar, selection and area of jurisdiction) organised by Panthic Talmel Sangathan, a ...

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Sikh bodies hold protest, demand arrest of Baba Ramdev

Jalandhar, Punjab: Several Sikh bodies today held a protest against Baba Ramdev and a Jammu-based assistant professor for hurting the religious sentiments of Sikhs. They also held a protest against the city police for delaying the arrest of the duo in the case. Harpal of the Sikh Talmel Committee said following protests by various Sikh organisations last month in Jalandhar, the ...

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Suspect held in Ambala beadbi case.

Ambala, Haryana: The police claim to have arrested one person in connection with the 18 May 2014 incident of sacrilege of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji at Shalimar Bagh Gurdwara. Deputy commissioner of police Surinder Pal Singh said the suspect has been taken into daylong police remand while 10 teams, headed by assistant commissioner of police (ACP) Hitesh Yadav, have ...

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Ramdev faces FIR for hurting Sikh sentiments

Jalandhar, Punjab: Following protests by various Sikh organisations, the police today registered an FIR against yoga guru Ramdev for allegedly hurting religious sentiments. A case under Section 295-A (deliberate and malicious acts intended to outrage religious feelings of any class by insulting its religion or religious beliefs) of the IPC was registered against him at police station division number-4, Jalandhar. The ...

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