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48 held post-Sarbat Khalsa, sedition charge against 20

Jupinderjit Singh & GS Paul: Chandigarh/Amritsar: The police today slapped sedition charges on 20 persons out of the 48 arrested since November 11 amid fear of law and order problem after the controversial Sarbat Khalsa and appointment of “parallel” jathedars. Those booked for sedition include 10 leaders of various outfits, who played a key role in holding Sarbat Khalsa and allegedly caused... 

‘Sarbat Khalsa’ appoints Beant Singh assassin as Akal Takht Jathedar

Amritsar: The ‘Sarbat Khalsa’, convened at Amritsar today removed the three Jathedars of Akal Takht, Takht Kesgarh Sahib and Takht Damdama Sahib and appointed former Chief minister Beant Singh’s assassin Jagtar Singh Hawara, Damdami Taksal leader Amrik Singh Ajnala and radical Sikh preacher Baljit Singh Khalsa (Daduwal) as the new Jathedars of three Takhts. The new Jathedars will converge... 

Akal Takht Jathedar condemns police for Kotkapura killings

Amritsar: Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh said the killing of protesters in Kotkapura was an administrative lapse which aggravated the already tense situation. He demanded a thorough inquiry into the incident. He also appealed to the masses to remain calm. The Jathedar demanded the arrest of culprits who were responsible for the sacrilege of ‘bir’. “The use of tear gas, water cannons,... 

AISSF urges Akal Takht Jathedar to summon Novjot Sidhu

Amritsar: Former Member of Parliament (MP) from Amritsar Navjot Singh Sidhu has landed himself in yet another controversy. Citing his address at the inaugural function of the Jagannath Rath Yatra in Ludhiana, the All-India Sikh Students’ Federation (AISSF) has approached the Akal Takht chief, Giani Gurbachan Singh, alleging that Sidhu had distorted Gurbani. Sidhu refrained from commenting on the...