Haryana Sikh Gurdwara (Administration) Act: SGPC to file evaluate petition in Supreme Court docket
Amritsar, September 20
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) has determined to file a evaluate petition after it misplaced the eight-year-long battle over difficult the constitutional validity of the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Administration Act 2014, enacted by the Haryana Authorities meant to run the Sikh shrines in Haryana.
Terming it an “anti-Panthic” determination, the SGPC president Harjinder Singh Dhami stated the SGPC will surely file a evaluate petition within the SC and that its government additionally handed that transfer at present, including that “this was one other profitable political try to divide Sikhs”.
Akal Takht officiating Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh took the SC verdict as “one other topographical homicide of the SGPC, after 1947”. “Those that govern Parliament had been profitable in splitting the Sikhs’ mini-Parliament as soon as once more, underneath the garb of legislation and by misdirecting a few of our Sikh faces,” he stated.
In the meantime, the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Administration Committee (DSGMC) president Harmeet Singh Kalka stated, “I congratulate the Haryana Sikhs who fought for his or her rights and acquired justice. Now, Haryana Sikhs would be capable to handle Sikh gurdwaras and propagate Sikhism on their very own.”