The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) observed the ‘Shaheedi Diharha’ (martyrdom day) of Shaheed Bhai Mani Singh Ji, the great martyr of the Sikh community, and organised a Gurmat Samagam (religious congregation) with devotion at Gurdwara Sri Manji Sahib Diwan Hall on Friday.
On Thursday, massive violence broke out in various districts of Uttar Pradesh during nominations for the elections of block head in 825 blocks of the state.
A series of counterinsurgency operations in Indian-administered Kashmir resulted in the death of eight suspected rebels and two Indian soldiers, said the officials.
Amid the surge of COVID-19 cases in Japan, the organizers of the Tokyo Olympics, after discussions with the government and Paralympic representatives, agreed on Thursday to hold the event without the spectators.
Supporting the dialogue between India, Pakistan, and Jammu and Kashmir to resolve the Kashmir dispute, the Separatist amalgam Hurriyat Conference, in the leadership of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has listed a set of steps to develop an atmosphere for the talks.