AMRITSAR SAHIB, Punjab—Newly appointed SGPC President Gobind Singh Longowal, who has been entangled in controversies since his first day of election, today silently paid obeisance at the sanctum sanctorum Sri Harmandir Sahib. Despite of being his primary visit to the holiest Sikh shrine after becoming SGPC President, media was kept apart from this visit by the SGPC.
Sources have informed that the newly elected SGPC President Gobind Singh Longowal underwent a secret meeting with the SGPC appointed Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh after paying obeisance inside sanctum sanctorum. It has come to fore that senior SGPC officials were not allowed to enter the room during the meeting.
As per a press note shared by the SGPC with Sikh24, it has been informed that during his visit Gobind Singh Longowal got information about the on-going tasks inside Sikh shrines by meeting the senior SGPC officials in its head office. SGPC Chief Secretary Dr. Roop Singh apprised Gobind Singh Longowal with all the senior SGPC officials and promised him of full support during his tenure.
The press note does not make any mention of the meeting with Giani Gurbachan Singh.Sikh24 Editors can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org