Various Sikh organizations of J&K and elected members of DGPC Jammu are going to orgainse 300th Shahidi Day and Gurmat Samagam of Baba Banda Singh Ji Bahadur on May 7 at MBS Engineering College of Technology, Babliana Jammu.
Addressing a press conference, Avtar Singh Khalsa, elected member DGPC Jammu informed, “Ragies from Sri Darbar Sahib Amritsar will participated including Bhai Gurdev Singh Ji, Bhai Gurmeet Singh Shant and Bhai Ranjit Singh Ji Head Granthi of Gurdwara Bangla Sahib, Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee are specially invited.
Mohinder Singh Chief Organizer Bhai Kanaya Nishkam Seva Society J&K has initiated upon the Sikh Sangant to participate in the religious function along with family members and children. So that they can know their history and sacrifices of Sikhs who sacrifices their lives for the sake of country and religion
It is pertinent to mention here that Baba Banda Singh Bahadur was born at Rajouri in J&K. He baptized Amrit from Guru Gobind Singh Ji and afterward he was called name as Gurbaksh Singh. He fought many battles against cruelty of the rulers and in favour of true and justice. He was arrested during the Mughal rules and was brutally killed along with his family. So, he sacrificed his life for the sake of religion and country.