Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh mentioned that Sikhs will remeber for subsequent 100 years that they have been stopped from going to Nankana Sahib on the 100th anniversary of bloodbath.
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) noticed the primary centenary of the bloodbath that occurred 100 years in the past to free Gurdwara Sri Nankana Sahib, the delivery place of Guru Nanak Dev Ji, from mahants.
The Akal Takht jathedar needed to lead a Sikh Jatha to Nankana Sahib, Pakistan, to watch the anniversary, however the House Minister denied permission to the Jatha on the final second.
The Akal Takht jathedar attended various occasion for masscare anniversary on Sunday at Godharpur village in Gurdaspur district of Shaheed Bhai Lachhman Singh Dharowali who led the group of Sikhs to Nankana Sahib on the time of the bloodbath.
The occasion was attended by 32 households of martyrs who sacrificed their lives throughout the bloodbath.
Talking on the event, Giani Harpreet Singh, Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib, criticised the “perspective of Authorities of India in the direction of Sikhs and requested the federal government to alter its thoughts in the direction of the minorities”.
He mentioned, “The incumbent authorities is into politics of polarisation. First you create hate towards Muslims and Sikhs within the minds of the bulk. Then thrash the Muslims. Thrash the Sikhs and get the bulk votes. This politics is neither good for govt not for India. Politics of polarisation will destroy India.”
He mentioned, “At this time hate is being unfold towards us. Then we might be thrashed. However Sikhs can’t be executed as a result of even Aurangzeb failed in it. Sikhs are impressed by their superb historical past to battle for rights and reality. Makes an attempt have been made to finish Sikhs politically, socially, economically, and religiously since 1947. Our existance is at risk and it’s a should for the group to face unitedly.’’
The Akal Takht jathedar mentioned, “The Authorities of India has as soon as once more reminded us of the ache of Saka Nankana Sahib which happened 100 years in the past. The perspective of the Central Authorities in the direction of observing the centenary of Saka Nankana Sahib on the delivery place of Guru Nanak is similar as that of the British. The Authorities of India didn’t enable Jatha (group) to go to Pakistan as a consequence of full participation of Sikhs within the Kisan Andolan (farmers’ motion) however the authorities was beneath the phantasm that Sikhs would withdraw assist from the motion.”
He mentioned, “The Authorities of India is following the identical path because the British used to do 100 years in the past. This isn’t within the curiosity of the nation and the federal government ought to realise that each citizen dwelling on this nation has equal rights.”
Giani Harpreet Singh mentioned, “The unity is the necessity of the hour and the Sikh group ought to neglect variations and present qaumi unity.”
Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal was current on the perform. Talking earlier than the Jathedar, he raised questions on the ‘silence’ of Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on this problem.
He mentioned, “The choice of the Central authorities to cease the Sikh group from visiting Pakistan is unlucky. The silence of the Punjab chief minister on the arbitrary resolution of the Centre raises an enormous query. The chief minister of Punjab ought to have spoken to the Centre however sadly he remained silent.”
Libraries in villages of martyrs
SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur introduced the establishing of a langar corridor and library for Gurdwara Sahib at Godharpur on the village of Shaheed Bhai Lachhman Singh Dharowali.
“Libraries can be arrange within the cities belonging to the martyrs of Saka Nankana Sahib and on the similar time non secular academics can be offered within the faculties of those cities,” the SGPC president mentioned.
Bibi Jagir Kaur additionally introduced the conduct of analysis to offer details about the historical past of Sikh martyrs and their households with the intention to restore the sanctity of gurdwaras.
Jathedar edict: Point out govt stopped Jatha in congregation
The Akal Takht Jathedar issued an edict to all of the members of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbhandak Committee and Delhi Sikh Administration Committee members to organise non secular congregations of their constituencies within the interval of 1 month to recollect Nankana Sahib martyrs and in addition should inform devotees that govt didn’t enable Sikh Jatha to go to Nankana Sahib.
Giani Harpreet Singh was talking from Akal Takht on Sunday night throughout an occasion organised at Akal Takht to recollect Nankana Sahib martyrs.
“Each SGPC member ought to organise 5 non secular congregations of their constituencies. Each DSGMC member ought to organise two such congregations. All distinguished Sikh our bodies also needs to maintain these congregations everywhere in the world inside one month during which devotees are informed concerning the historical past of Nankana Sahib bloodbath. On the similar time, it have to be talked about throughout these congregations that Indian authorities stopped Sikh Jatha from visiting Nankana Sahib on 100th anniversary of masscare,” mentioned the Akal Takht jathedar.