Canada: First Afghan Sikh And Hindu Refugee Families Arrive In Canada

CALGARY: The vision of the late Canadian MLA, Manmeet Singh Bhullar became a reality on March 12, 2019 following the arrival of the first Afghan Sikh and Hindu refugee families in Canada. Manmeet Singh Bhullar was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta who was known for his compassion and support for his community. […]

Pakistan: Sikhs Of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province Plan To Rebuild Gurdwara Chashma Sahib

Ahead of the 550 Prakash Purab of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji, the Sikh community of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan have decided to rebuild Gurdwara Chashma Sahib. Located in Hangu, 71 km from Peshawar, Gurdwara Chashma Sahib is currently attended by approximately eight to fifteen houses of local Sikhs and Hindus who offer prayers […]

Afghanistan: Son Of Afghan Sikh Leader Killed In 2018 Terror Attack, Leads In Polls

KABUL: Narender Singh, the son of slain Sikh leader Awtar Singh Khalsa, has secured a seat in the Lower House of the Parliament (Wolesi Jirga), according to Afghanistan Election Commission’s preliminary results. Narender Singh has secured the seat on behalf of the Sikh and Hindu community of the country, as per a statement released by […]

Canada: Government Working To Offer Shelter To Afghan Sikhs & Hindus

CANADA: The Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen, said on Tuesday that the Canadian government is working on a plan to approve private sponsorship and resettlement of Sikh and Hindu citizens of Afghanistan who have fled the country due to religious persecution. The annoucement follows the concerted campaign by the Late Canadian politician, […]