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HSGPC Bill tabled in Haryana assembly; SGPC forms “sub-committee” for Haryana

According to information available with the Sikh Siyasat News (SSN), the Haryana state assembly today began debate on a bill aimed at forming separate Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee (HSGPC).

Avtar Singh Makkar still confidant that Hooda can not create HSGPC

Two days after the Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda announced to form the Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (HSGPC), SGPC head Avtar Singh Makkar has warned the government against "dividing the Sikh community" for the sake of political gains. He said that the SGPC leadership would not tolerate this and Haryana CM should not live in an illusion that he would succeed in creating the HSGPC.

Haryana CM Hooda shown black flags at Kaithal rally; Police arrests several persons

Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Prabhandak Committee – HSGPC (ad hoc) leaders today organized a convention titled as “Haryana Sikh Samelan” at Kithal. Haryana CM Bhopinder Singh Hooda also participated in the gathering and made an announcement regarding formation of HSGPC.

Hooda annouces seperate HSGPC in Kaithal Rally; Bill to be tabled in state assembly on 11 July

Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today cleared the decks for the formation of separate Gurdwara Committee for Haryana by announcing to bring in legislation for formation of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (HSGPC).

Hooda Govt. prepares 14-page draft for Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Act

Haryana CM Hooda might make the announcement on or before July 6 when he is scheduled to attend the Sikh Mahasamellan convened by the ah hoc Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (HSGPC) at Kaithal.

Hooda says “Okay” for Separate SGPC for Haryana during “closed door” meeting with Jhinda and Nalvi, media report

Moga, Punjab (June 17, 2014): If a media report is to be believed, Haryana is all set to constitute separate SGPC for Sikh Gurdwaras in Haryana and just the announcement is to be made.

Call house session to pass bill for separate SGPC for Haryana: Jhinda to CM Hooda

The Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (Adhoc) faction led by Jagdish Singh Jhinda today made it clear that only concrete steps would work.

Separate committee for Haryana Sikh Gurdwaras: Hooda announces, Badal opposes

During a meeting with party workers at Sirsa on Saturday, Bhupinder Singh Hooda announced taking decision on formation of separate management committee for Gurdwaras of Haryana.

Haryana will definitely get Chandigarh; Punjab may claim Lahore or Shimla: Haryana CM Hooda

Chandigarh (July 26, 2013): The Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda has once again asserted Haryana's complete right over Chandigarh. CM Hooda reportedly said on July 25, 2013 that Haryana would "definitely get" Chandigarh.

A view of Hansi-Butana Canal. The project is waiting to be linked to Bhakhra Main Line near Samana (Punjab).

Punjab Govt. reacts to Haryana’s statement on river water; Says no compromise over riparian rights

Chandigarh/ Punjab (July 23, 2013): After the Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda's statement that Haryana shall fight till last drop of river water 'share', Punjab's ruling party the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) on July 22, 2013 reiterated that 'there can be no compromise on the Riparian principle on the river waters of the state'.

Issue of water from Punjab rivers top-priority for Haryana; Will fight till last drop of share: Hooda

Rohtak/ Chandigarh (July 22, 2013): Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on July 21, 2013 that the state of Haryana will fight to the last to secure every drop of its share of water. "Water is our first and topmost priority and we will fight to the last to get every drop of our share," Bhupinder Singh Hooda said.