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SAD’s Sarna to support Cong, says BJP did nothing for Sikhs

New Delhi: The Shiromani Akali Dal (Delhi) on Thursday vowed support to the Congress in Delhi for the assembly elections slated for December 4. The leader of the outfit, Paramjit Singh Sarna — a former president of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee — claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has done nothing for the Sikhs. Another faction of the ...

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Delhi Sikh gurdwara body constitutes sports directorate

Amritsar, Punjab: With an idea to take away youth from drugs and make them physically fit, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) constituted a sports directorate on Saturday. DSGMC president Manjit Singh GK told TOI that former hockey player Swaranjit Singh Brar had been made its honorary director. He said DSGMC has also announced to hold Khalsa Sports Meet in ...

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Sikh bodies oppose DU’s ‘anti-Punjabi’ move

Amritsar, Punjab: Resentment is brewing among Sikh organisations against Delhi University’s (DU) move to allow only three affiliated colleges to teach Punjabi as a main subject to under-graduate students under its recently introduced four-year undergraduate programme (FYUP). Punjabi is the second language, along with Urdu, in the Capital. The Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) will hold a meeting with ...

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Sikh body to aid Uttrakhand villages

Amritsar, Punjab: After helping Army and the state government in evacuation and distribution of relief material to Uttrakhand flood victims, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) is to adopt four disaster-hit villages near Hemkunt Sahib and rehabilitate the villagers. DSGMC president Manjit Singh GK said the body had in principle decided to adopt Pandukeshwar and Gobind Ghat besides two more villages. He said local MLA ...

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Five Sikh head priests to lay stone of ‘genocide’ memorial

Chandigarh: The five Sikh head priests would lay the foundation stone of the November 1984 Sikh ‘genocide’ memorial in the Gurdwara Rakabganj Sahib complex, near Parliament House, in New Delhi on June 12. This decision was taken by the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC), led by its president Manjit Singh GK, on its 100th day in office on Wednesday. ...

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