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Nankana Sahib


Punjab: Taksali leader sees hand of Indian agencies in Nankana Sahib attack in Pakistan

January 09, 2020 3:16 pm

Senior Shiromani Akali Dal (Taksali), leader Bir Devinder Singh has claimed that the mob attack at the Sikh shrine seemed to be the “covert operation of Indian intelligence agencies”.

Explained: What is the historical significance of Nankana Sahib in Pakistan?

January 07, 2020 9:46 am

Gurdwara Janam Asthan (also called Nankana Sahib Gurdwara) is built over the site where Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism, was believed to be born in 1469.

Nankana sahib vandalism case: Pakistan arrests man who led stone-pelting mob

January 07, 2020 5:37 am

“The main culprit in #NankanaSahib incident Imran has been arrested FIR # 6/2020 u/s 295A/290/291/ 341/506/148/149, 6 sound system/ 7 ATA has been registered at Nankana Police Station,” Pakistani Punjab CM’s Focal Person (Digital Media) Azhar Mashwani said in a tweet on Sunday night.

MEA summons Pak Charge d’affairs over killing of Sikh man, Nankana incident

January 07, 2020 5:36 am

India on Monday summoned Pakistan’s Chargé d’affaires Syed Haider Shah “to lodge strong protest at the recent acts of vandalism and desecration of the holy Gurdwara Sri Janam Asthan at Nankana Sahib, Pakistan, and the targeted killing of minority Sikh community member in Peshawar, Pakistan”.

Nankana Sahib incident: Why Sidhu not demanding strict action against accused, asks Bitta

January 06, 2020 5:59 pm

“You cannot open Kartarpur Corridor on one side and show that you are compassionate towards Sikh community and on the other hand some goons throw stones at our holiest shrine and threaten to convert it into a mosque,” Maninderjit Singh Bitta said.

Pakistan: Main accused in Nankana Sahib violence arrested

January 06, 2020 9:36 pm

The accused, identified as Imran, allegedly led a mob on Friday which hurled stones at the Sikh holy shrine, known to be the birthplace of Guru Nanak Dev.

Rajya Sabha MP Partap Singh Bajwa urges PM to send a delegation of MPs to Pak

January 06, 2020 6:06 am

Bajwa raised this demand after the incident of a mob allegedly hurling stones at the Gurdwara Nankana Sahib and murder of a Sikh youth in Peshawar on Sunday.

Imran Khan condemns Nankana Sahib incident, compares it to 'anti-Muslim attacks' in India

January 05, 2020 5:10 pm

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan immediately upped the ante against the Narendra Modi-led government and accused the police of leading the "anti-Muslim attacks".

Meenakshi Lekhi, Pakistan minister in war of words

January 05, 2020 2:38 am

During a press conference, Lekhi said the gurdwara “is the holiest shrine for Sikhism. Baba Nanak was born there”. Her comments were also posted on Twitter.

Leaders condemn Nankana Sahib attack, Pakistan says gurdwara ‘untouched’

January 05, 2020 11:28 am

On Friday, a mob led by the family of a Muslim man, who had married a Sikh teen, reportedly threw stones at the birthplace of Guru Nanak and threatened to convert it into a mosque.