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Kabul blast: ‘Sri Guru Granth Sahib’ rescued from Gurdwara


oi-Artesh Kumar


Published: Saturday, June 18, 2022, 17:30 [IST]

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Kabul, 18 June : Terrorists carried out a series of bomb blasts on a busy road near a Sikh gurdwara in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday. Two people were killed in this incident. At the same time, the Indian Ministry of External Affairs has termed the terrorist attack in the gurudwara as cowardly. According to the information, ‘Sri Guru Granth Sahib’ has been safely taken out from the gurdwara.


Holy book Guru Granth Sahib safe
The holy book Guru Granth Sahib has been safely removed from Gurdwara Karte Parwan in Kabul. Where there was a terrorist attack today. According to sources, people from Afghan Sikh Gurdwara entered the premises to secure the safe passage of Sri Guru Granth Sahib, which was set on fire. According to the information, the holy book was taken to Gurnam Singh’s residence to maintain and worship it according to its purity and principles.

Several explosions took place at Gurdwara Karte Parwan in Kabul, Afghanistan. ISIS Khorasan is suspected to be behind the attack. The Ministry of External Affairs is monitoring the situation. According to sources, the entire premises of the Gurudwara was set on fire.

India called it cowardly
At the same time, India has strongly condemned this entire incident. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has expressed concern over the terrorist attack in Kabul’s Gurudwara. He tweeted strongly condemning the incident. He wrote in the tweet, ‘The cowardly attack on Gurdwara Karte Parwan should be condemned in the strongest terms. We are closely monitoring this entire development. Our first and foremost concern is for the welfare of the community.

blast in kabul
Local media had reported that the blast took place in the Karte Parwan area of ​​Kabul. There is chaos in the area after the terrorist attack. Karte Parwan Gurudwara is located in the same area. 2 people have died in this incident.

China’s local news agency Xinhua quoted an eyewitness as saying, “We heard an explosion in the Karte Parwan area around 6 a.m. local time.” The second eruption occurred about half an hour after the first. At present, the entire area has been sealed. He said security forces have cordoned off the area as a precaution.

Also read: Terrorist attack on Afghan Gurdwara, Kabul stunned by serial blasts

english summary

Afghan Sikhs entered the Gurdwara premises that was set on fire by terrorists and saved the holy book Guru Granth Sahib. Meanwhile, two deaths have been reported so far in the blast.

Story first published: Saturday, June 18, 2022, 17:30 [IST]

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