The first meeting of the sub-committee formed by Dharam Prachar Committee, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Sri Amritsar to establish Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Ji Chair was held today at Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehgarh Sahib. The Chair dedicated to Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib at the University, was announced by Bibi Jagir Kaur President, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and the Chancellor of the University, during the function dedicated to the 4th centenary of the birth anniversary of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib.
Prof. Kirpal Singh Badungar, former President, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Dr. Prit Pal Singh, Vice-Chancellor of the University, Dr. Gurmohan Singh Walia, Former Vice-Chancellor of the University, S. Simarjit Singh, Secretary, Dharam Prachar Committee and Dr. Sarabjinder Singh, Professor, Punjabi University, Patiala attended the meeting.
The members appreciated the Chair set up by the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee. Prof. Kripal Singh Badungar said that this chair would play an important role in researching the Bani, personality and martyrdom of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib. The Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Prit Pal Singh expressed his gratitude to Bibi Jagir Kaur ji for giving this special chair to the University.
- During the meeting, the members of the sub-committee discussed the important issues related to the establishment of Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib Chair. Recommendations were made regarding the qualifications required for the appointment of Chairperson and Researchers for the Chair, the required annual budget and the scope of work of the Chair. Finally, the Vice-Chancellor of the University, Dr. Prit Pal Singh thanked the members of the sub-commit