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SGPC defers its clean-up drive for Parkash Utsav

Amritsar, Punjab: Even as the SGPC has temporarily deferred its cleanliness drive around Golden Temple in the wake of Parkash Utsav of Guru Granth Sahib tomorrow, yet it has already prepared its special task force to carry out cleanliness in and around the Golden Temple galliara after two days. The MC too has offered its services and introduced amendments and additions ...

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SGPC delegation meets Kiwi High Commissioner

Amritsar, Punjab: A five-member SGPC delegation led by its president Avtar Singh Makkar met New Zealand High Commissioner Grahame Morton today and sought stern action against those involved in the murder of a Sikh in that country. The delegation reportedly handed over a memorandum to the New Zealand High Commissioner in which it took up the case of Devinder Singh who ...

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MC commissioner meets SGPC chief, discusses sanitation plan

Amritsar, Punjab: With the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee taking up the cleanliness work around the Golden Temple in its hand, the MC authorities on Wednesday swung into action and held a meeting with SGPC president Avtar Singh Makkar and senior office bearers. Even as municipal commissioner Pradeep Kumar held discussions with SGPC office bearers, the MC wants to run this drive ...

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SGPC to begin cleanliness drive

Amritsar, Punjab: It is said that cleanliness is next to godliness. And the SGPC has proved this to be true, having taken up the challenge of removing the garbage from the vicinity of the Golden Temple after the failure of the Municipal Corporation to do so. The decision has shaken the MC. Mayor Bakshi Ram Arora intended to join the SGPC ...

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SGPC takes up cleanliness work around Golden Temple

Amritsar, Punjab: Unhappy with the Amritsar municipal corporation (MC) over poor state of cleanliness around the Golden Temple, the Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) on Saturday decided to take up the job in its own hands. The SGPC decision came at an executive meeting held in Fatehgarh Sahib. At the meeting, SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar informed the executives that the ...

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