JAMMU, Jan 12: BJP is giving due recognition to Sikh community contributions.
This was stated by BJP senior leader and State Incharge All Cells Varinderjit Singh while talking to media persons.
Singh threw light on the major issues concerning to the Sikh community and said that previous successive Govern-ments have only exploited minority community although history has been flooded with incidences of exemplary valour and pride during the sacrifices made by community in the times of distraught, foreign invasions and other events in war and peace.
He said that the Sikh community has been viewed as peculiarly optimistic and respected community in whole world, who always take the lead in social causes with love for those in distress on the principles of Saint Soldier Guru Gobind Singh and setting an example of how a person must incorporate the feeling of donating instead of seeking from the world. The contributions from the community being given due recognition by BJP, he added.
Singh informed that he has written a letter to PM Modi in which he has elaborated about Vagal Singh, Jassa Singh Alhuwalia and Jassa Singh Ramgaria who uprooted the Mughals from India and unfurled the Kesri flag on Red Fort on 11 March 1783 and said that their statues should be established at the public place so that justice could be done to their contributions for the nation.
Kulwant Singh Bhatti, Gurdyal Singh Bali, Malvinder Singh, Gurdeep Singh Bali, Harpal Singh Bali, Inderjeet Kour and many others were present in the press conference.