Glasgow Gurdwara Sunday condemned Khalistani activists’ focusing on of the Indian Excessive Commissioner to the UK throughout his go to to the Sikh temple on Saturday.
The Basic Secretary of Glasgow Gurudwara, Prabhjot Kaur, issued a public assertion condemning the novel Sikh activists who stopped the Indian Excessive Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami from coming into the temple. She additionally alleged that the disruptors additionally disturbed the congregation on the Gurudwara even after the Indian Excessive Commissioner left.
“Certain unknown individuals from outside the Glasgow area attempted to disrupt this visit. Following this, the visiting party decided to leave the premises. After the departure of the visitors, these unruly individuals tenured to disturb the Gurdwara congregation,” Kaur stated.
On Saturday Sikh Youth UK posted a video exhibiting Khalistani activists confronting officers on the gurudwara over making langar (the neighborhood kitchen at Sikh temples) preparations for the Indian excessive commissioner Vikram Doraiswami. The official may very well be seen snatching away the digital camera from the activist.
A number of Khalistani activists tried to gang up on the excessive commissioner’s automobile earlier than he needed to finally go away.
The unconventional Sikh activists came upon that Doraiswami had deliberate a gathering with the gurudwara committee and stormed the scene, Instances of India reported.
“A few people turned up and told him he was not welcome and he left. There was a slight confrontation. I don’t think the Gurdwara committee is too happy about what happened. But Indian officials are not welcome in any gurdwara in the UK,” TOI quoted a Khalistani activist as saying.
“We are fed up with the UK-India collusion. The recent tensions since the Hardeep Singh Nijjar killing have led to British Sikhs being targeted. This is to do with Avtar Singh Khanda and Jagtar Singh Johal too.”
Avtar Singh Khanda was a Khalistani activist, who, the Nationwide Investigation Company believes, staged the violent protest on the Indian Excessive Fee in London earlier this 12 months in March. The ruckus noticed the miscreants scale the wall of the Excessive Fee constructing and take down India’s flag.
He died a few months later in June. His medical data claimed that he died of blood most cancers, however his supporters claimed that he was poisoned.