APSCC greets Sikh community on Gurupurab

Srinagar, Nov 22: All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee (APSCC) has conveyed greetings to the Sikh community on the occasion of Gurupurab being celebrated on Friday and said that people should follow teachings of Guru Nanak Ji.
In a statement, APSCC Chairman Jagmohan Singh Raina said that people should follow the teachings of Guru Nanak Ji. Raina said the message of love as propagated by the Guru Nanak Ji would percolate to the grassroots level provided once the people following the teachings of Guru Ji in right earnest.
“Kashmir had a special place for Guru Nanak Ji since he visited the valley along with his companions and the same left an indomitable impact on Kashmir. There are various testimonies and artifacts which confirm the historical lineage with Gurdwaras in Leh, Bijbehara and also at Ramnagar,” said APSCC Chairman.
Raina said that Guru Nanak Ji preached against caste system and carried out a campaign against the suppression that was going on at various places at that time. He said the preaching of Guru Nanak Ji was effective and the same helped a lot in the eradication of social evils from the society as a whole.
Besides Raina other APSCC leaders Engineer Nirmal Singh Bali, Master Kuldeep Singh Bali, S Fauja Singh, Ajit Singh Mastana, Niranjan Singh, Sant Singh and Davinder Singh also conveyed greetings on the occasion of Gurupurab.