Baghel pays reverence to Guru Granth Sahib and wishes for the peace, prosperity and progress of the state
Raipur, January 3
Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel attended the 353rd Prakash Parva ceremony organized on the occasion of Guru Govind Singh Ji’s birth anniversary. Guru Govind Singh Ji is the 10th Guru of Sikh community. Chief Minister paid reverence to Guru Granth Sahib and prayed for peace, prosperity and progress of the state.
Chief Minister Mr. Baghel said on the occasion that Guru Nanak Dev ji was the founder of Sikhism and Guru Govind Singh was the founder of Khalsa Panth. He did amazing work of uniting various sections of the society. He was not only a social reformer but also a warrior. He prepared such brave warriors. He was the one to pronounce that Guru Granth Sahib will be the Guru of Sikh community. And even today, Guru Granth Sahib continues to guide us towards the righteous path.
Mr. Baghel said that today, we all should pledge to follow the path shown by Guru Govind Singh Ji. This would be our courteous tribute to him. Chief Minister said that Sikh community is a hard-working joyful community. I extend hearty wishes of Prakash Parva of Guru Govind Singh Ji to the entire community. MLA Mr. Satyanarayan Sharma also addressed the programme and extended warm greetings on the occasion.
MLA Duo Mr. Kuldeep Juneja and Mr. Satyanarayan Sharma, Mayor Municipal Corporation Mr. Pramod Dubey, Commissioner Chhattisgarh Minority Commission Mr. Mahendra Singh Chhabra, were present as special guests. On the occassion, Sikh Community presented ‘Saropa’ to Chief Minister. Chairman of Gurudwara Management Committee Mr. Preetpal Singh Chandok and many office-bearers and members along with the devotees were present in the programme.