June 06, 2021 7:50 pm
Operation Blue Star anniversary: As many as 6,000 policemen were deployed ahead of the occasion on Sunday which is also a lockdown day in Punjab.
June 06, 2021 10:13 am
Last year, Punjab police had imposed a lockdown as an excuse to stop people from proceeding towards the Golden Temple while the anniversary programme was underway.
June 05, 2021 9:38 am
The case that began in an Amritsar civil court 35 years ago is now being heard by the Delhi High Court. In 2013, the SGPC had deposited Rs 10 crore as court fee, required in compensation claims as court duty, to pursue the case.
June 02, 2021 9:49 pm
While addressing the media after the meeting, SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur said, “Sikh qaum (community) can never forget the June 1984 Ghallughara (holocaust).”
June 01, 2021 6:09 am
Despite the long history of politics over the issue, no Sikh body has accurate data on those killed during the operation.
November 06, 2020 12:53 pm
"As per records available with this office, 493 terrorists/civilians and 83 Army officials were killed in Golden Temple area in June, 1984," the home ministry further said.
June 07, 2020 9:25 am
The statement was made as Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Harpreet Singh was responding to questions at a press conference on the occasion of the 36th anniversary of Operation Blue Star.
November 08, 2019 4:08 am
The articles had been seized from the Sikh Reference Library, Toshakhana, Central Sikh Museum and Guru Ramdas Library of the Golden Temple complex during the Army operation in 1984.
March 14, 2019 1:50 am
Police claimed that the accused was involved in more than 50 cases pertaining to terror related activities, murder of police officers, and bank dacoities in Punjab, Delhi, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh during the 1980s.
February 04, 2019 1:28 am
After conducting an inquiry, Tarn Taran police produced challan under Section 302, 307, 452, 34 of the IPC. The court has fixed the next hearing on March 13.
June 06, 2021 11:25 am
Operation Bluestar was a military action ordered by then PM Indira Gandhi to flush out Sikh militants holed up in Harmandir Sahib Complex (Golden Temple) in Amritsar. It is said that nearly 3,000 Sikhs were killed during the operation.
June 06, 2016 8:18 pm
The Operation Blue Star was planned by the Indira Gandhi government in collaboration with the Indian Army. Lasting ten days, it was carried out using tanks, helicopters and artillery.
June 06, 2016 4:00 pm