Tag Archives: supreme court

HSGMC executive authorises Jhinda to contest case in SC

Kurukshetra, Haryana: The executive committee of the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) in its meeting held at Gurdwara Chhevin Patshahi at Gulha on Saturday authorised its president Jagdish Singh Jhinda to take all needed steps to contest the case pending in Supreme Court regarding the legality of the constitution of the HSGMC. Talking to HT, Joga Singh, general secretary, HSGMC, ...

Read More »

Akal Takht hails SC order

Amritsar, Punjab: The Akal Takht welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court to maintain status quo on Haryana’s gurdwaras, and asked the two warring sides, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) and the Haryana Sikh Gur udwara Mana g ement Committee (HSGMC), to abide by the verdict and refrain from indulging in any violence. “What the Supreme Court has said now, ...

Read More »

Dissent in HSGMC, a section eyes leadership with suspicion

Karnal, Haryana: Within two days of taking over the administrative control Gurdwara Chhevin Patshahi at Guhla-Cheeka, dissent has started brewing among the ranks of the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee. A section of the 40-member ad hoc panel of the HSGMC claims that they were kept in the dark about any planning of taking ‘sewa’ of the gurdwara and blamed an ...

Read More »

Phoolka takes a dig at BJP Govt

Ludhiana, Punjab: Aam Aadmi Party leader and senior advocate HS Phoolka said the threat issued by the BJP Government to invoke Article 356 was in violation of the principles laid down by the Supreme Court. “The Supreme Court has held that every case where the directions of the Central Government are not followed by the state does not make out a ...

Read More »

Clash leaves several hurt in Mattan

Islamabad, Pak:  Several people were injured after members of Sikh and Hindu communities allegedly attacked each other here in Mattan area of this South Kashmir district. However, police intervention saved the situation from turning ugly. Reports said that there has been a dispute between the two communities over a piece of land that houses a Gurduwara and the Surya temple ...

Read More »