lastminute newsGuru Tegh Bahadur's 400th birth anniversary: PM Modi to chair high-level meet today SonDakika-Haberleri.Net
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a meeting of the High-Level Committee to commemorate the 400th birth anniversary (Prakash Purab) of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur on Thursday at 1100 am through video conferencing.
Guru Tegh Bahadur is the ninth of the ten Gurus who founded the Sikh religion. He was the head of the followers of Sikhism from 1665 until his killing in 1675.
Union Home Minister Shri Amit Shah will also attend the high-level meeting. The meeting will discuss the year-long calendar of events planned to mark this special occasion.
The committee was constituted by the Centre on October 24, 2020 to approve policies, plans and programs related to the commemoration of the 400th birth anniversary of Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur along with supervision of the events.