Chandigarh:Fulfilling the desire of family members and the Sikh sangat, the SGPC installed portraits of the four ‘martyrs’ at the Sikh Central Museum at Darbar Sahib.
The four Sikh youth were allegedly killed by the Jalandhar police led by the then SSP Izhar Alam on 4 February 1986 at Nakodar as they were protesting against the sacrilege of Guru Granth Sahib.
Their names were Ravinder Singh Litran, Charmal Singh, Harminder Singh and Baldhir Singh.
Prof Kirpal Singh Badungar eulogised their sacrifice for the faith. The leaders presented siropa (robe of honour) to their family members. A large number of relatives and friends of victims of police firing were present to grace the occasion.
Apart from SGPC president, Dal Khalsa president H S Cheema and spokesperson Kanwar Pal Singh were present to pay homage to the martyrs. Other prominent SGPC members and officials present there were Manjit Singh, Amarjeet Singh Chawla, Ram Singh, Harcharan Singh, Roop Singh.