Kabul gurdwara attack an outrage against humanity: Badal

Kabul gurdwara attack an outrage against humanity: Badal

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Chandigarh,Mar 26: Five-time Chief Minister Sardar Parkash Singh Badal on Thursday termed "outrage against humanity" the dastardly attack on a sacred Gurdwara Sahib in Kabul, Afghanistan.

In a statement here, he said, "This dastardly and gruesome terrorist attack on innocent and devout Sikhs, in which at least 27 devotees lost their lives, is a blot on humanity's face. The entire Sikh jagat and the mankind at large is feeling deeply aggrieved and outraged over this inhuman act."

Mr Badal appealed to Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi to immediately intervene personally with the Afghanistan government and ask them to take effective steps to ensure the safety and security of all Sikhs living in that country.

He also conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the aggrieved families and prayed to the Almighty for peace to the departed souls and strength to the members of the affected families to bear this irreparable loss.(UNI)