Harjinder Singh Dhami takes notice of opposition to posters demanding release of Sikh prisoners in Haryana

Harjinder Singh Dhami takes notice of opposition to posters demanding release of Sikh prisoners in Haryana
Amritsar: Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) President Harjinder Singh Dhami has taken a strong notice of the threats given to management of Gurdwara Sahib over phone and social media, for placing posters demanding release of Bandi Singhs (Sikh political prisoners) in Charkhi Dadri of Haryana.
As per the information, president of Gurdwara Sahib at Charkhi Dadri, Neeraj Singh had given a written complaint to the local police station, that he was being harassed and threatened by some people for putting up posters released by SGPC demanding release of Sikh prisoners. 
About this issue, SGPC President Harjinder Singh Dhami said demanding release of Bandi Singhs is not a crime and it is the demand of entire Sikh community. There is protest among the Sikhs in entire country over the non-release of Sikh prisoners, because even after they have completed their sentences, injustice is being done to the Sikhs imprisoned in different jails of the country for three decades. 
He said placing a poster on the Gurdwara Sahib in Haryana's Charkhi Dadri is a part of the demand of Sikh community. 
"People who objected to placing posters in Charkhi Dadri wants to give a communal color to the rightful demand of Sikhs", he said. 
Harjinder Singh Dhami said that the SGPC is making preparations to intensify this demand with more force in coming days.
As per the resolution passed during the general house meeting of the SGPC on November 9, regarding release of Sikh prisoners, the signature campaign is also being started from December 1, 2022. 
He said that the SGPC stands firmly with Charkhi Dadri Gurdwara management in Haryana, who are part of struggle for the release of Sikh prisoners and they do not need to worry of anybody. 
Meanwhile, SGPC spokesperson Harbhajan Singh Vakta said that in a telephone conversation, president of Charkhi Dadri Gurdwara Sahib, Neeraj Singh has expressed his firmness on this issue of community. He said as per Neeraj Singh, the police also reached him after he gave a complaint, to whom he told that this work has been done as per the order of Akal Takht Sahib. Neeraj Singh has also told during the conversation that some persons on behalf of the people who threatened have also advanced to settle this issue by apologising. 

Nov 16 2022 4:17AM