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NDP’s Jagmeet Singh Named ‘Sikh of the Year'; Dedicates His Award to Bhai Gurbaksh Singh

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NDP’s Jagmeet Singh Named ‘Sikh of the Year'; Dedicates His Award to Bhai Gurbaksh Singh

JSAwardJagmeet Singh an MPP in Ontario, Canada  was recently honoured with the ‘2013 Sikh of the Year Award’ in recognition of his tireless contribution for the protection of Human Rights and presenting Sikh Personality at Provincial Parliament.

The event organized in recognition of great personalities that have contributed to the promotion of Sikhism by SEWA at the International Fateh Academy and was attended by the Panj Sahiban, including the Jathedar of the Akal Takht.

Unable to attend, Jagmeet Singh accepted his award via Video Conferencing during the ceremony and in his speech he dedicated his award to Bhai Gurbakhsh Singh Khalsa, the human rights activist.

Other recipients and awards included:

Dr. Rajwant Singh Ji of USA  who was honoured with the ‘Sikh of the Decade Award’ for his endeavour to create awareness regarding the conservation and preservation of environment, promoting Sikhism at international level and celebrating Sikh Gurupurabs in White House, USA.

Dr. Raghbir Singh Ji Bains of Khadoor Sahib was honoured with ‘Life Time Achievement Award’ for authoring the ‘Multimedia Encyclopedia of Sikhism’ a valuable contribution to the Sikh Faith.

Bhai Davinder Singh Ji Khannewale and Bhai Baldev Singh Ji Wadala (Hazoori Ragi Sri Darbar Sahib) with the Bhalo Bhalo Re Kirtaniye Award.

S. Jarnail Singh Ji of Delhi and S. Raja Singh Ji of Jalandhar were recognized for their contribution to promotion of Sikhism, Service to the Faith and protection of Human Rights with the ‘Dedicated Sikh Award’.

S.Satdeep Singh Ji of Delhi was recognized for his creativity in producing animation films relating to Sikhism with the ‘Creative Sikh Award’.

Sources: Sikh Channel + Punjab Spectrum

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  1. SC December 30, 2013 at 4:59 am

    Is he the same guy who took young Sikhs with him to campaign for Adam Giambrone? http://www.thestar.com/news/queenspark/2013/08/08/ndp_matriarch_quits_party_to_protest_giambrones_nomination_win.html

  2. Jung Singh February 12, 2014 at 12:34 am

    What a joke…. this stupid illogical organization is an extension of this politician and his family. If your really a Kharkhu then why dont you go to India and do something like your idol Rajoana Terrorist suggest? Instead of domesticating the sikh lions by preaching democratic solutions? Your father Rajoana wants sikhs to pursue violent means to attain Khalistan, your obviously not a real Kharku, your just a coward using religion to win votes.

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