June 11, 2017 | By Sikh Siyasat Bureau
Amritsar: Raising objections to advertisements being displayed on giant LED screens set on a street leading to the Darbar Sahib complex, the SGPC has approached the Chief Minister to pass orders to restart the telecast of Gurbani on these screens.
According to The Tribune (TT): [a] controversy had erupted recently after objectionable advertisements, including that of liquor, were being run on them. Taking note of such advertisements, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh had ordered a probe.
As per a release by the SGPC, SGPC chief Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar has written to the CM and Transport Minister Navjot Sidhu saying that such objectionable advertisements hurt the sentiments of devotees. He demanded that such advertisements should be stopped immediately.