Mohali, Mar 3 (UNI) Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today congratulated all Punjabis on the historic moment to receive the holy relics and the weapons of the 10th Guru Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Maharaj.
Mr Badal while addressing a mammoth gathering of devotees gathered here to receive 'Guru Manyo Granth Jagriti Yatra', said, ''We are fortunate that we are celebrating 300th year of 'Guruta Gaddi Diwas' of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji in our lifetime.'' He said the Yatra reached Punjab after covering 151 cities in different states and would cover the entire Punjab during next one and a half month to bring awareness amongst the people especially the younger generations about the rich legacy of Sikh religion and the great sacrifices made by Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji to serve the mankind with missionary zeal.
He appealed to all the sections of the society to celebrate this auspicious occasion with full religious fervour.
On this occasion, Tamil Nadu Governor Surjit Singh Barnala also paid his obeisance to the weapons of Sri Guru Gobind Singh ji.
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