New Delhi: Observing that non secular websites are consultant of the historical past, social cloth, and traditions of individuals in each nation and neighborhood, the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights clearly states that non secular websites and all locations of worship and contemplation needs to be secure havens, not websites of terror or bloodshed. Unfortunately, it’s the non secular locations which have turn out to be a flashpoint of the religiously motivated hatred and have come beneath assaults by the terrorists.
The current incident is of dastardly assault at Gurdwara Dashmesh Pita Guru Gobind Singh, Karte Parwan in Afghanistan’s Kabul which left two individuals Sawinder Singh, 61, and a safety guard Ahmad lifeless.
Before fleeing, the terrorists set the Gurdwara constructing on fireplace following a gun battle with Taliban fighters who lastly took management of the Gurdwara. Reports recommend that a couple of Sikhs have been injured whereas the three saroops of Sri Guru Granth Sahib have been evacuated to safety.
All eyes are as soon as once more set on the United Nations (UN) to ensure that its decision is carried out with each the Sikh’s apex physique Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) and Sikhs distinguished seminary Damdami Taksal issuing an attraction to the UN to intervene and ensure that minuscule Sikh and Hindu communities of Afghanistan is evacuated to safety, their properties and spiritual locations are preserved.
The SGPC president Harjinder Singh Dhami and Damdami Taksal chief Harnam Singh Khalsa has known as on the UN to take initiatives to ensure the safety of Sikhs in Afghanistan.
Given the urgency of the state of affairs and life menace to the minorities in Afghanistan and the federal government’s proceedings at a snail’s tempo, a businessman and philanthropist turned Member of Parliament Vikram Sahney has supplied to evacuate the remaining 164 Sikhs and Hindus from Kabul.
Talking to the media, Sahney who can also be the president of the World Punjabi Organisation (WPO) stated previously that WPO had despatched 3 chartered flights to evacuate Sikhs and Hindus from Afghanistan. “Similarly are prepared to deliver remaining Sikhs and Hindus again from Afghanistan by sending a chartered airplane however we want the federal government to situation them e-visas on the earliest”, he stated.