Tag Archives: Shiromani Akali Dal

Nada Sahib gold safe, says SGPC

Amritsar, Punjab: The entire gold and cash of Gurdwara Nada Sahib is in safe hands, the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has stated on Thursday, challenging the accusation that all the offerings were missing from the Panchkula shrine. For the “missing gold”, Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) president Jagdish Singh Jhinda had blamed the SGPC and the Shiromani Akali Dal ...

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How the U.S. Sold Out Indian Asylum Seekers on the Border

El Paso, Texas, USA: Dozens of Sikh men fleeing political persecution showed up on the Texas border last year and the U.S. Immigration allegedly outed them to their home government. This April, more than 40 detainees at a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement processing center in El Paso went on a hunger strike. The men, all of them Sikhs from India ...

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1984 genocide: Phoolka urges Sukhbir to take up ‘formation of SIT’ issue

Ludhiana, Punjab: Supreme Court lawyer and Aam Aadmi Party leader Harvinder Singh Phoolka has written to Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal, requesting him to take up the issue of setting up a special investigation team (SIT) into the 1984 Sikh genocide with the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre, as was promised. Reiterating the demand of an SIT ...

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SAD warns of trouble if gurdwaras not vacated

Kaithal, Haryana: The Haryana unit of the Shiromani Akali Dal has urged the district administration to get the Chhati and Nauvi Patshahi gurdwaras in Guhla “freed from the control” of the group which “forcibly occupied” it on Wednesday. A delegation of the party unit, led by its president Sharanjit Singh Sobha, met deputy commissioner NK Solanki and handed him a memorandum ...

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Fresh attempt by HSGMC men to enter Kurkshetra Gurdwara forcibly

Kurkshetra, Haryana: Situation continues to remain tense at Gurdwara Chhevin Patshahi, Kurukshetra where the supporters of newly formed Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (HSGMC) are staging Dharna on roadside to take take over control of the Gurdwara Sahib from Shiromani Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (SGPC). On the other hand hundreds of armed personnel of SGPC task-force and supporters of Punjab’s ruling ...

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