Through his reports and writings, Horniman said that “after the revelations of the Hunter Committee, Great Britain cannot, if she is to maintain her honour before the world, remain quiescent.....she will have to see whether the intention to terrorize the people of Punjab was deliberate and prearranged.”
BJP state General Secretary Kamal Sharma said on Wednesday that the party would soon meet to discuss the issue of laying a memorial for martyrs of Punjab who have sacrificed their lives for maintaining peace in the state
Even as the BJP has mellowed its opposition to the Bluestar Memorial within the premises of the Golden Temple in Amritsar,BJP MLA and former minister Manoranjan Kalia said on Monday that a monument should also be built in New Delhi to pay tribute to all those who lost their lives in the 1984 massacre.
Senior BJP leader Manoranjan Kalia,on Monday demanded a probe into the allegations of conspiracy and corruption levelled against each other by state Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh and former Leader of Opposition Rajinder Kaur Bhattal.
The camp of former minister Manoranjan Kalia,who won from Jalandhar (Central) in this election,has been feeling ignored ever since Bhagat Chunni Lal was elected as the leader of BJP legislators in Vidhan Sabha.
Six days after class four employees of 136 municipal councils and municipal committees in Punjab went on an indefinite strike,the civic bodies are facing serious problems in lifting the garbage that has been piling up in the localities.