Amritsar-To commemorate the martyrs and navy assault on Sachkhand Sri Harmandar Sahib and Sri Akal Takht Sahib by the then Congress authorities of India in June 1984, in the course of the annual martyrdom ceremony to be held at Sri Akal Takht Sahib, this 12 months, the holy saroop (scripture) of Sri Guru Granth Sahib injured on this assault shall be adorned for the Sangat to do Darhan (pay obeisance) on June 6.
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) President Harjinder Singh Dhami has taken this choice after assembly the SGPC officers relating to the martyrdom ceremony.
Harjinder Singh Dhami mentioned that on the event of Ghallughara Diwas (Holocaust Day), Sri Akhand Path Sahib shall be began at Sri Akal Takht Sahib on June 4, and the bhog (concluding ceremony) shall be held on June 6. He mentioned the holy saroop of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji, injured in the course of the navy assault in June 1984, may even be adorned on June 6 at Gurdwara Shaheed Baba Gurbaksh Singh Ji for the Sangat to pay obeisance.
The SGPC President mentioned that the Sikh group can always remember the ache of the June 1984 holocaust. “This day is very grave and emotional for the Sikh community, and the Sikhs should pay tributes to the martyrs as per its sentiments”, mentioned Harjinder Singh Dhami.
Present within the assembly together with included SGPC govt member Paramjit Singh Khalsa, Bawa Singh Gumanpura, member Jarnail Singh Dogranwala, Bibi Joginder Kaur, Bhai Ajaib Singh Abhyasi, SGPC secretary Partap Singh, OSD Satbir Singh Dhami, further secretary Kulwinder Singh Ramdas, Bijay Singh, Gurinder Singh Mathrewal, Simarjit Singh, assistant secretary Tejinder Singh Padda, Gurdial Singh, Kuldeep Singh Rode, Jaswinder Singh Jassi, Shahbaz Singh, Prof Sukhdev Singh, Paramjit Singh, supervisor Satnam Singh Mangasarai, Sukhraj Singh, Harpreet Singh, Jagtar Singh Shahura, superintendent Malkeet Singh Beharwal, in-charge media Harbhajan Singh Vakta, further supervisor Gurpreet Singh, Iqbal Singh Mukhi, Nishan Singh.