If paying obeisance at our religious places converts us as terrorists we are ready to become one : Jathedar Akal Takht
Chandigarh, February 22, 2020 : Jatherdar Akal Takht Sahib Giani Harpreet Singh has said that if paying obeisance at our religious places converts us as terrorists we are ready to become one. He was reacting to statement of the Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta who has claimed that pilgrims who visit Kartarpur Sahib through corridor have potential to become a terrorist. He demanded that case should be registered against the DGP because he has hurt sentiments of Sikh community.
Strongly reacting to the statement of the DGP at Gurudwara Kartarpur Sahib, Giani Harpreet Singh, who is at pilgrimage in Pakistan, said , " we are ready to become such terrorist 100 times by paying obeisance at our Guru ghars (religious places). BBC has reported that jathedar said that if a person who pays obeisance at Macca does not becomes a Muslim terrorist, a hindu man who pays obeisance at Katasraj Mandir does not becomes a Hindu terrorist, a person who pays obeisance at Jerusalem does not becomes terrorist how could we become a terrorist from Gurudwaras after returning to our homes.
Giani Harpeet Singh said that there is nothring worrysome in Pakistan and infact he has received huge respect from the people and it seems it is proganda against Pakistan. He appealed to the people to visit religious places in Pakistan including Gurudwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur Sahib, Sri Nankana Sahib and other places with family and children.