SRINAGAR: Expressing joy and happiness over the festival of Baisakhi, All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) has expressed hope that the festival would be harbinger of peace and prosperity Jammu and Kashmir.
In his Baisakhi greetings’ message APSCC Chairman Jagmohan Singh Raina said that festival like Baisakhi brings about happiness and joy among the people. Raina said such festive occasions provide a chance to the people of different communities to come close to each other while exchanging pleasantries.
“For Sikhs, Baisakhi is celebrated as the day of the creation of the Khalsa Panth. Baisakhi is really a sacred and pious day for the Sikh community and a true ‘Khalsa’. The sikh community especially the youth should follow the path shown by Guru Gobind Singh Ji for peace and development,” said Raina.
The APSCC Chairman said that every household of Sikh community celebrate Baisakhi day in nearby gurudwaras. “I appeal to all the Sikh community on this auspicious day to remain united and calm for redressal of our long pending issues by the government and pray that our issues dont last for long”, Raina said.
The other APSCC leaders who extended greetings include Ajit Singh Mastana, Principal Niranjan Singh, Kanwal Kashmiri, Davinder Singh, Master Kuldeep Singh, Sant Singh and others.
APSCC leaders have appealed to members of Sikh community to celebrate Baisakhi and avoid public gatherings since the whole world is battling with the Corona Virus.