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Politics Akal Takht finds Haryana 'SGPC' guilty

Discussion in 'Breaking News' started by Aman Singh, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. Aman Singh

    Aman Singh
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    Jun 1, 2004
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    AMRITSAR: In a major setback to Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, which is yet to get religious approval, Akal Takht, the supreme
    religious body of Sikhs, on Wednesday held its president Jagdish Singh Jhinda and four others guilty of violating the Sikh code of conduct at Gurdwara Cheevin Patshashi in Kurukshetra.

    The Akal Takht will announce the punishment in its next meeting to be held after November 15, Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh said.

    In his reaction, Jhinda, while reiterating his resolve to continue the movement for a separate gurdwara committee for Haryana, said, "We welcome the decision, but it is confusing. If they hold us guilty, they should have pronounced atonement today."

    The HSGPC president, along with a faction of Sikhs from Haryana, has been accused of allegedly wresting control of the Kurukshetra-based gurdwara on September 13. The Akal Takht had asked HSGPC to submit a clarification on September 19.
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  3. Gyani Jarnail Singh

    Gyani Jarnail Singh Malaysia
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    Jul 4, 2004
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    an old proverb says...You can force a horse to the river bank..but you cant make it drink...
    This Horse will not even be forced to the river bank...much less drink...the Jathedars have a lost cause...
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