Tag Archives: Sikh Gurdwara

SGPC row: SAD calls Sikh’s congregation on July 27

Chandigarh: Ruling Shiromani Akali Dal would convene a congregation of Sikhs on July 27 in the Golden temple premises to chalk out a strategy to counter Haryana government’s decision to form a separate Gurudwara management committee. “The congregation will decide upon steps to fight the assault on Sikh religion, religious institutions and the Sikh Gurdwara Act by Bhupinder Singh Hooda-led Haryana ...

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HSGPC Move a Bid to Divide Sikhs, Claims Sukhbir

Amritsar, Punjab: Even as the HSGPC (Management) Bill 2014 was moved in Haryana Assembly today, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Badal said any such move on part of the Haryana Government would be a clear transgression upon the power of Parliament to make such a law. Talking to mediapersons after paying obeisance at the Golden Temple here, the Deputy CM said, “The ...

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Indian Supreme Court rejects status quo plea on HSGMC but agrees to hear petition; Next hearing on Aug 07

New Delhi: According to information available with the Supreme Court of India has agreed to test the constitutionality of newly formed Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Act, 2014. According to information on the SCI, a petition demanding status quo on the issue of management of historic Sikh Gurdwaras in Haryana and agreed to examine the constitutional validity of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara ...

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In Haryana, SAD goes soft on separate gurdwara panel

Karnal, Haryana: In a last-minute effort to woo the Sikh voters of Haryana for the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD), the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) has agreed to initiate a dialogue on forming a separate religious body in the state. It has proposed a 10-member team (five each from the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee [ad hoc] and Punjab) to decide ...

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Temples, gurdwaras targeted in Pakistan over alleged blasphemy

Karachi, PaK: Angry mob attempted to set ablaze Hindu temples and Sikh gurdwaras in a southwestern Pakistan province over alleged desecration of a holy book in Sindh, local media reported on Sunday. Security personnel in the restive Balochistan province ensured that no damage was done to religious places belonging to the two minority communities. Protests were held across Balochistan yesterday. ...

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