AMRITSAR SAHIB, Punjab—The management committee of Gurdwara Hind Di Chadar of village Aulakh (Mukatsar Sahib) appeared before Sri Akal Takht Sahib on April 17 in relation to the burning of seven Holy Scriptures of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in a fire. Notably, the Gurdwara management committee members and the appointed ‘Granthi’ (Priest) were summoned for dereliction by the Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh on the same day of incident.
SGPC appointed Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh has directed the appointed ‘Granthi’ of concerned Gurdwara Sahib to hold an Akhand Path Sahib. Each member of the Gurdwara management committee has also been asked to offer Rs. 1100 to ‘Golak’ as atonement.
He asked the committee to ensure proper measures are installed at the Gurdwara for the upseek of Guru Granth Sahib saroops. He further asked them to ensure a sevadar is always present within the premises to ensure such incidents can be controlled.Sikh24 Editors can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org