Punjab in charge Harish Rawat, after meeting Navjot Singh Sidhu at Punjab Congress Bhawan, had named the state head and four working presidents as Panch Pyare. He said that this is my Panch Pyare. SAD and Sri Akal Takht Sahib have reacted sharply to this statement of Rawat. SAD spokesperson Dr. Daljit Singh Cheema has said that Rawat should apologize for his statement. At the same time, there has been a sharp reaction from Shri Akal Takht Sahib on Rawat’s statement.
Punjab Congress in-charge Harish Rawat has apologized for his Panj Pyare remark. On Tuesday, Rawat had used the word Panj Pyare for Punjab Congress President Navjot Sidhu and working presidents. After which the dispute intensified. The opposition parties opened a front against Rawat.
The Akali Dal has even demanded to register a case against Rawat for hurting religious sentiments. Seeing the controversy escalating, Rawat on Wednesday apologized for his statement, saying that he had made a mistake. They apologize for their mistake. He said that he would atone for his mistake by sweeping the Guru’s house in his state Uttarakhand. He said that his intention was not to compare anyone with the Panj Pyaras.
History is related to Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji
The Panj Pyare Khalsa is the collective form of the duly initiated followers of Sikhism. Khalsa Panth was founded by Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji on the day of Baisakhi on 13th April 1699 at Shri Anandpur Sahib. On this day, he first made a Khalsa by making the Panj Pyaras drink nectar and after that, he himself drank nectar from the hands of those Panj Pyaras.
“I have made the mistake of using the word ‘Panj Pyare’ yesterday for my honorable president and four working presidents. I am a student of the history of the country and the leadership position of the Panj Pyaras cannot be compared with any other. I have made this mistake, I apologize for hurting people’s sentiments. I will atone for my mistake by planting a broom in the Guru’s house in my state Uttarakhand.” Harish Rawat, Punjab Congress in-charge
Discussion with Sidhu about the organization
On Tuesday, Punjab Congress in-charge Harish Rawat met Navjot Singh Sidhu and working presidents at Punjab Congress Bhawan. During this, there was a discussion on the expansion of the organization before the elections between the two leaders. Harish Rawat said that everyone will be assigned work according to their merit to ensure the party’s victory in the elections. Soon committees will also be formed for this. He said that Sidhu has assured that work on the organization’s structure will start within the coming 15 days.
Capt Amarinder Singh met
On the other hand, after meeting Captain Amarinder Singh, Harish Rawat said that we have requested the Chief Minister of Punjab to meet the Governor of the state on the issue of three agricultural laws. The CM told me that some action has been taken against the Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). Harish Rawat had reached Chandigarh on Tuesday to calm the tussle in the Punjab Congress.