Jammu, July 11
Sikh teams at the moment urged Lt-Governor Girish Chandra Murmu to amend the Gurdwara Act on the sample of the Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Act. They additionally appealed to the federal government to represent advert hoc committees for the graceful functioning of gurdwara affairs.
“The tenure of the District Gurdwara Parbandhak Committiees (DGPCs) and the Gurdwara Parbandhak Board has expired. The DGPC, Jammu, is facing serious allegations regarding misappropriation of funds, mismanagement and arbitrary decisions,” Harjinder Singh Raina, a former secretary of the DGPC, Jammu, instructed the media. He appealed to the Lt-Governor to induct a Sikh within the Public Service Commission. — TNS