Tag Archives: Peshawar

Pakistan Sikhs threaten countrywide protest against killings.

Peshawar, Pak: Sikhs in Pakistan have held a protest march and threatened to launch a countrywide agitation if the government fails to provide security to them following targetted killings of members of the minority community in recent weeks. The protest march was held yesterday in the northwest Mardan city against the killings of several businessmen in the militancy-plagued Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. Janmohan Singh, ...

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Peshawar Sikhs Seek Asylum after Terror Campaign Takes Teenager’s Life.

Peshawar, Pakistan: So far, 70 Peshawar Sikh families have sought UNITED SIKHS’ help to obtain asylum following a campaign of terror, epitomised by the brutal killing of teenager Jagmohan Singh, when a gunman shot at Sikhs in a market area on 6th Aug 2014. The United States Department of State has assured UNITED SIKHS that it is investigating the situation faced ...

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Gunmen shoot at Sikh men in Peshawar market, one dead.

Peshawar, Pak:  Members of the Sikh community in Peshawar came under attack on Wednesday, with one killed and two injured in a firing incident. Following the attack, protestors took to the streets and burnt tyres blocking roads including the grand Trunk (GT) road in Peshawar. The demonstrators chanted slogans against what they said was the government’s failure to protect members ...

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