Chandigarh, 31 August(Wishav Warta): The Punjab government today observed the 22nd death anniversary of late Chief Minister Beant Singh marking it as ” sarab dharam ka samelan” at the state level function organized at the memorial of late CM at Sector 42, Chandigarh.
Disclosing this here today official spokesperson of the Punjab Government said that an all faith prayer meeting was held to remember the 12th chief Minister of Punjab Mr. Beant Singh who sacrificed his life to restore peace and harmony in Punjab.
Ravneet Singh Bittu, Grandson of the slain Chief Minister and Member Parliament, pledged to carry forward the development policies and schemes initiated by the late Chief Minister. Gurkirat Singh Kotli, Grandson of Mr. Beant Singh and MLA while recalling the good deeds of his grandfather also vowed to keep aloft his high moral values in public life.
Prominent leaders who marked their attendance included Brahm Mohindra, Navjot Singh Sidhu, Manpreet Singh Badal, Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa, Sadhu Singh Dharamsot, (all Cabinet Ministers) Ravneet Singh Bittu, Member Parliament, Punjab Mandi Board Chairman Lal Singh, Markfed Chairman Amarjit Singh Samra, PPCC president Mr. Sunil Jakhar, Gurkirat Singh Kotli, Dr. Raj Kumar Verka, Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa, Sukhbinder Singh Sukh Sarkaria, Amrik Singh Dhillon, Balbir Singh Sidhu, Lakhvir Singh Lakha, Gurpreet Singh GP, Kuljit Singh Nagra, Surjit Singh Dhiman,Nathu Ram, Navtej Singh Cheema, Kuldeep Singh Vaid, Bharat Bhushan Ashu, Sanjiv Talwar, Sukhpal Singh Bhullar, Angad Singh Saini, Surinder Kumar Dawar, Rakesh Pandey ( all MLAs).
Mr. Tej Parkash Singh, Mrs. Gurkanwal Kaur, Mr. Mohinder Singh KP, Mr. Malkit Singh Dhakha, Mr. Jagmohan Singh Kang, Mr. Maninder Jit Bitta, Mr. Hans Raj Josan (Former Ministers), Captain Sandeep Singh Sandhu, Political Secretary, CM.
Mr. Ajit Inder Singh Mofar, Jugal Kishor, Mr. Shamsher Singh Rai (Ex MLAs), Dr. Amar Singh, Mr. Parmjit Singh Karwal, Mr. Sukhjinder Singh Lali Majithia, Mrs. Lakhwinder Kaur Garcha, Major Singh Bhaini. Mr. Bikram Singh Mofar, Mr. Guriqbal Singh Honey, DSP, Mr. Gurdeep Singh Chak Sarwan Nath and Mr. Ujjagar Singh, Former DPRO.
Senior PPCC functionaries, district unit presidents, representative of various social and religious institutions besides family members of the late chief minister were also present at the occasion.