One of the most prominent leaders of the All India Muslim League, Iqbal encouraged the creation of a "state in northwestern India for Indian Muslims" in his presidential address. He is officially recognised as the "national poet" in Pakistan.
India is reviewing the lists of Sikhs abroad who were blacklisted for their anti-Indian activities, Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said Sunday. Assuaging the Sikhs in Canada that his government was doing everything possible to heal the wounds of the riots, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday urged the community to put the past behind and move forward.
Visiting Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Monday visited the memorial dedicated to the victims of the Air India plane explosion in Toronto. Expressing his views after meeting some relatives of the victims, Dr.
In all, people died in the disaster, including Canadian nationals, mostly of Indian birth or descent, and 22 Indians. The incident represents the largest mass murder in modern Canadian history.
Investigation and prosecution took almost 20 years and was the most expensive trial in Canadian history, costing nearly million dollars. Singh had said that the victims of the air crash deserved full justice.
Manmohan Singh apologizes 'on behalf of government" for anti-Sikh disturbances Monday, June 28, Manmohan Singh on Monday apologized 'on behalf of the Government of India' for the anti-Sikh riots, saying that it should have never happened.
Addressing a function organized by Punjabi Canadian lawmakers in Toronto, Dr. They should have never happened. I have on behalf of the Government of India apologized on behalf of the nation for what had happened in ," he added.
The Prime Minister further said that there are "visible weakness" in the country's judicial system "There are concerns that those who perpetrated these crimes must be brought to book, there are visible weakness in Indian judicial system, just as weakness in the Canadian legal system.
We are trying to address those issues," Dr. He also said that the government is looking for more options to provide relief to the victims and their relatives. The past is there, we cannot get away our past, but the challenge is how to move ahead in the world, which is increasingly globalised, which is increasingly becoming an integrated one world," he added.
The anti-Sikh riots refers to four days of violence in north India following the assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi by her guards, who were Sikhs.
Indira Gandhi's assasination was seen as a consequence of Operation Blue Star of June when Central forces attacked the Golden Temple in Armitsar to flush out Sant Bhindranwale and Khalistani forces who had entrenched themselves in some areas of the Akal Takht in the Golden Temple complex.
According to unconfirmed figures, Sikhs were killed during the disturbances and 50, were forced to flee their homes. Interacting with the media after the G summit here, she said: We are aware of the issues raised by some people.
Most of these people had taken asylum in Canada besides other western countries during the peak of militancy in Punjab in the s. In a meeting with Indo-Canadian parliamentarians before paying his respects to the victims of the Kanishka bombing at the Air India Memorial here, Manmohan Singh said the riots were a horrible tragedy which should not have happened.
The riots had followed the assassination of prime minister Indira Gandhi Oct 31, by her Sikh bodyguards, The prime minister said he apologised for the tragedy in and his government also opened the issue of compensation to the victims.
But the Indian judicial system has the same problems as the Canadian system, he said, hinting at the delay in justice and acquittal of the accused in the riots. He said though it is difficult to forget a tragedy, the community should not dwell too much on the past and play its larger role in India.
However, he regretted that some groups were trying to keep the issue alive to further their separatist agenda. The prime minister's remarks came in the meeting which also included Indo-Canadian MP Sukh Dhaliwal, who recently introduced a motion in the Canadian parliament to declare the riots a 'genocide'.
Urging the Indian prime minister to address the issue of the riots, former Canadian health minister Ujjal Dosanj warned that many groups were using the issue to further their Khalistani agenda. Hailing the Indian government's move to give voting rights to non-resident Indians India, Dosanjh however, cautioned Singh against opening booths in Canada as this would further divide the Indian community.
Canadian Parliamentary Secretary Deepak Obhrai, who is currently the highest ranking Indo-Canadian in the government, told Manmohan Singh that the Canadian prime minister was committed to working with India to marginalise separatist elements.
Ontario province minister Harinder Takhar, who as chair of Canadian Parliamentarians of Indian Origin took the initiative to organise the meeting with Manmohan Singh, termed it 'historic and very positive for India and Canada.
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