Pro-Badal Sant Samaj demands resignation of Jathedars
In a politically significant move, Sant Samaj, the conglomerate of the Sikh religious leaders headed by Damdami Taksal chief Harnam Singh Dhumma, has called upon Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh and other high priests to withdraw their decision on controversial head of Dera Sacha Sauda . According to some reports in Punjab media, the organization has asked five jathedars to either withdraw the decision or resign.
The Sant Samaj has been supporting theAkali Dal and Chief minister Parkash Singh Badal for last few years and considered close to Akali Dal Badal. Political observers are keenly watching this statement by Sanj Samaj.
Baba Dhumma has warned that Akal five high priests would face wrath of the community if they failed to act as per the decision taken by Samj Samaj in a recent meeting.