National Conference president Dr Farooq Abdullah on Monday expressed heartfelt grief at the gutting of Gurudawara Singh Sabha, Samandari hall, in Chatisinghpora hamlet in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.
Terming the incident highly unfortunate, Dr Farooq said that the fire at the revered Gurdudwara has saddened him. “The administration should maintain and install fire extinguishing and other equipments at all places like these in order to avoid any eventuality,” he said adding, “I urge the administration to restore the edifice to its pristine glory. The administration should ensure all possible help in the restoration job.”
Chairman All Parties Sikh Coordination Committee Jagmohan Singh Raina and other Sikh leaders Ajit Singh Mastana, Sant Singh, Principal Naranjan Singh and Prof Deepak Singh Deepak have expressed concern over the gutting of the gurdwara.