Meghalaya minister speaks to Capt, assures safety of Sikhs in state

SHILLONG: Meghalaya Home Minister James K Sangma on Thursday spoke to Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh over the phone and assured safety of all Sikhs.

Meghalaya minister speaks to Capt, assures safety of Sikhs in state

The Punjab delegation with Meghalaya Home Minister James K Sangma in Shillong. Tribune photo

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Jupinderjit Singh
Tribune News Service

Shillong, June 20

Meghalaya Home Minister James K Sangma on Thursday spoke to Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh over the phone and assured safety of all Sikhs living in the state.

He told a high-level delegation from Punjab led by Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa that security of the Punjabi Lane had been intensified and efforts were on for finding a lasting solution to the complicated problem of settlement of the Sikhs in the Punjabi Lane.

The Home Minister dismissed the threats to the Sikhs by local organisations as “not serious”.

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