May 20, 2012 | By Sikh Siyasat Bureau
Amritsar, Punjab (May 20, 2012): Dal Khalsa today released a poster narrating a decade long journey to raise the memorial of June 1984 martyrs marking its inauguration ceremony at Akal Takht.
The poster listed the sequence of events, year by year ever since the SGPC passed a resolution to construct the memorial in Feb 2002. A photograph’s related to each event has been displayed to drive its point home.
The first copy of the poster was handed over to Baba Harnam Singh Khalsa and later on, copies were distributed in devotees in large number.
The organization which spearheaded the campaign for the memorial since 2003, in the timeline has highlighted the developments that paved the way for the memorial.
Party spokesperson Kanwar Pal Singh said we were indebted to the martyrs. Today with the beginning of the work on memorial we have taken the first step to recognize their supreme sacrifices. At this historic occasion, we rededicate ourselves to the mission they have set, said he.