In 2004 Hardeep Singh along with his mother, wife and two minor male children had committed suicide in Chowk Moni area of Amritsar. Six persons including a former DIG Kultar Singh were convicted by Amritsar court on Monday.
Chief Minister Captain Amrinder Singh too had said that he was committed to ending the cable mafia and would allow any organisation to compete in a healthy environment as long as it is not found to be engaged in any unlawful activity.
"I will say that all religions should be respected and take along minorities, take along your allies if you have to be successful in running the government so that all brothers (countrymen) consider themselves part of a family,” Badal said.
SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal posted a message on Facebook stating that he had welcomed both Bony and his father Rattan Singh Ajnala — who were expelled from primary membership in 2018 for “indulging in anti-party activities.
During ‘nagar kirtan’ (religious procession) near Pahuwind village of Tarn Taran, crackers were being burst by people, the police said. The explosion is suspected to have taken place when sparks from the crackers landed on a tractor-trolley where the fireworks were stacked, officials said.
Shiromani Akali Dal leader and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee president Manjinder Singh Sirsa received four “Dalit Hindu Sikh families” who he claimed had were facing religious persecution in Pakistan.
Punjab Assembly, on January 17 adopted a resolution against the CAA urging the Centre to repeal the new law “to avoid any discrimination on the basis of religion in granting citizenship and to ensure equality before law for all religious groups in India.”
That Balwinder Singh had been murdered was proven in CBI court only on Thursday. Since 1993, his family couldn’t procure any death certificate of Balwinder Singh, who had been named a proclaimed offender in the police records.
“Justice has still not been delivered. Two accused in the case have been released. My family members were killed in cold blood. There was no criminal record against any of them. We have been given no compensation,” says Surjit Kaur.
“January 11 is the martyrdom day of Mewa Singh Lopoke, who was hanged in Canada for his fight for immigrants’ rights. He was also connected to Ghadar Party revolution. Pictures of revolutionaries will be installed at Golden Temple on the same day,” said Gurvinder Singh of Ghadar Memorial Society.
Though Kartarpur corridor is one of the most important and positive developments in the history of Indo-Pak relations, it is an exceptional case where a peace deal saw daylight in times of bitter relations.