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8 hrs ago | Hindustan Times
Despite a directive for status quo from the Akal Takht, the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee on Thursday took the first step towards takeover of shrines in the state from the Amritsar-headquartered Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee .
An independent candidate has filed his nomination paper to contest bypoll from Patiala Assembly seat while no nomination paper has been filed from Talwandi Sabo seat.
A bench headed by chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar restrained Punjab, Punjab Pollution Control Board and Municipal Corporation of Amritsar from spending this amount till specific orders by the Tribunal.
Even as it is unable to get 'sewa sambhal' of various gurdwaras in the state, the newly-constituted Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee has now demanded 40% share in the property of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee in Chandigarh for its administrative purposes.
Even though the Congress high command has been trying for a truce between Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee president Partap Singh Bajwa and Amritsar MP Capt Amarinder Singh, things are not moving in that direction on the ground.
The Gobindgarh Fort, a legacy of Maharaja Ranjit Singh that remained under the control of the army for over 150 years, is yet to be thrown open to the public even as its keys were handed over to the civil administration in 2006 by then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
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Congress Deputy Leader in the Lok Sabha and Amritsar MP Amarinder Singh on Monday said he will be campaigning for his wife Preneet Kaur, whom the party has pitted for Patiala assembly bypoll.
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With Akal Takht refraining the newly elected Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee from functioning, Jagdish Singh Jhinda, President of HSGMC on Sunday said the committee's executive body will decide about future course of action at a meeting at Kaithal in Haryana on July 29. "We do not want to comment on the edict given by the Akal Takht.
Former minister of state for external affairs Preneet Kaur will contest the by-election to the Patiala assembly constituency to be held next month as the Congress candidate, the party announced Saturday.
Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh directing all the concerned Sikh organizaitons and parties to cancel their scheduled Panthic conventions in wake of Saharanpur incidents, at a press conference in Amritsar on Saturday.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:53 pm
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