Refusing to acknowledge the ‘Sarbat Khalsa’-appointed parallel ‘Jathedars’, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today said: “There are norms and tenets to appoint the Akal Takht Jathedar.”
Sukhbir, along with his wife and Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal, today paid obeisance at the Golden Temple.
On June 17, the parallel ‘Jathedars’ had passed the “gurmata” (decree) and summoned the Deputy CM on July 20 asking him to submit the action-taken report on the incidents of sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib.
On the controversy surrounding Bollywood film “Udta Punjab”, Sukhbir said some filmmakers wanted to earn money even at the cost of defaming others.
Meanwhile,Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal today announced that a masterpiece entry point plaza would also be constructed soon near Sri Durgiana Mandir to provide best facilities to the devotees visiting the religious place.
Interacting with media persons after paying obeisance at Sri Durgiana Mandir today here, Deputy Chief Minister said the Punjab government was working on the master plan to construct a world class entry plaza near the entrance of Sri Durgiana Mandir. He said the government would try its best to complete this plaza in next 3 to 4 months.