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Issues taken up by Panthic bodies at Bargari likely to be resolved soon: Tript Bajwa

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

Minister Tript Rajinder Singh today expressed hope that the issues on which Panthic organisations are staging a sit-in at Bargari would be amicably resolved soon.

He stated this after a formal meeting with representatives of the Panthic or organisations at Bargari on the directions of

The interaction took place in a very cordial atmosphere with both the sides reposing mutual trust, the Rural Development and said in a statement here.

Both the sides have come close to a solution following detailed discussions on almost all the issues paving the way for final resolution, he said.

said he would submit the detailed report to the who would take the final call.

Besides the discussions with the seven-member panel set up by the Panthic organisations, he also had one-on-one talks with Jathedar Dhian Singh Mand.

He said all those involved in dialogue favoured

These Panthic or organisations have been staging a dharna at Bargari for the last 38 days on issues, including release of the report.

The commission had been constituted to investigate cases of sacrilege in the state, punishment to those guilty of sacrilege, registration of case against policemen who allegedly resorted to firing on protesters at Behbal Kalan in 2015 and release of political prisoners who have completed their sentence and transfer of others jailed in other states to

Those who represented the Panthic organisations in the talks included Bhai Gurdip Singh of the United Akali Dal, Bhai Jaskaran Singh of the SAD (Mann), Jathedar Amrik Singh Ajnala, Jathedar Baljit Singh Daduwal, Jasbir Singh Khadoor Sahib, and

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First Published: Sun, July 08 2018. 20:30 IST
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