Sikh Riots 1984 :Sirsa welcomes decision to constitute SIT in 186 cases. The Delhi MLA and Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee (DSGMC) General Secretary Manjinder Singh Sirsa today welcomed the order of the Honorable Supreme Court of India in constituting new SIT to probe the closed 186 cases related with Sikh genocide of 1984 and hoped that finally truth will prevail and Sikhs will get justice in long awaited cases related with a genocide supported by the then ruling party which has no parallel in the world history.
In a statement released here today, Sirsa said that decision to constitute a fresh SIT headed by former High Court Judge which will have one serving and one retired police officer has made it ample clear that efforts were made by forces inimical to Sikh community to hush up these cases to save the skin of Congress leaders including Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar.He hoped that now with the constitution of the fresh SIT headed by a retired High Court judge cases will be probes properly and justice will be given to the Sikh community which was waiting for more than three decades to get it.
The DSGMC General Secretary also said that the fresh decision has given much relief to the community. He reminded that SAD under the leadership of Sukhbir Singh Badal and Parkash Singh Badal was making all out efforts to get justice for the victims of these cases. MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal had raised the issue in Parliament on numerous occasions as he himself had taken up the issue in Delhi Assembly on umpteen times.Besides it, SAD had also staged dharnas and protest marches to support its demand of justice for the victims.
He further said that now when the whole nations is watching that SC is itself monitoring the cases, he is hopeful that the AAP government led by Arvind Kejriwal will come forward to ensure that poly graphic test of the key witness Abhishek Verma is conducted. Sirsa said that he was hopeful that Kejriwal government will make arrangement to ensure this test is done on priority basis as it has a great importance in these cases.
– PTC News