Pro-Khalistan separatist group ‘Sikhs For Justice’ (SFJ) in their complaint against Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh alleged torture of activists detained in Punjab for propagation of ‘Referendum 2020’.
A sikh rights body in the US,Sikh for Justice (SFJ),has said that it will use provisions of the Hague Service Treaty to serve the summons of Wisconsin Federal court to Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal,in a case accusing him of human rights violation.
A US court has granted a Sikh group’s plea to serve summons on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in India under an international convention for alleged rights abuses during his tenure. A federal court in Washington DC had issued summons to Singh in 2013 during his visit to Washington. Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) filed a motion […]
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal,who is on a visit to the US,has been served the summons issued by a US court in a human rights violation case for alleged torture of Sikhs in his state,according to petitioners.
The Congress,which has been named in a case in New York for its alleged role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in India,has challenged the jurisdiction of a US court to hear the matter filed against it by a Sikh advocacy group.