UPDATED: Echoes of New Phases and some Updates
UPDATED: All of a sudden I remembered a video from KPS Gill. Readers on this site are aware of this murderous sadist, but maybe it is still worthwhile to juxtapose his lies with the findings announced this week. All of our attention shifted towards Punjab last week. There was some interesting developments...
Balwant Singh Rajoana’s Gift to the Nation
The following is a guest-post,In Defence of Assassination:Balwant Singh Rajoana’s Gift to the Nation, by our guest-bloggerInklabi Singh. Balwant Singh Rajoana has been in jail since 1995 and was sentenced to death 5 years ago, but it was only recently, as the date of his execution started to...
SSP Suspended in Gurdaspur due to Sikh Sangat Pressure and Other Updates
News has started to trickle on this day that Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana was initially scheduled to be hung. Due to the stay ordered by President Patil of India, there is an indefinite delay. On Gurdaspur News media are reporting the Punjab Police has suspended SSP (Senior Superintendent of Police) of...
Ranjeet Singh – CORRECTION and Other Updates
It has now been confirmed by Navkiran Singh, well-known human rights advocate and a lawyer for Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana, that Ranjeet Singh is in critical condition, but is alive. Our apologies for the incorrect information, but one can understand that with information from Punjab being limited,...
Fallen Singh – Jaspal Singh, Update, and Shiv Sena
Details are murky, so to do a full analysis at this point is difficult. Right now, we stand to document the events. According to numerous reports, Shiv Sena from mainly Gujarat and Maharastra are entering Punjab. Gurdaspur has been a long-time stronghold of the Shiv Sena as well. Those that are arriving...
LIVE FROM AMRITSAR – Day 2 (day after the Punjab Bandh)
Day 2, March 29: Day after 1st Punjab Bandh I tend to spend my nights at the Darbar Sahib, emerging from the complex around 9 am from the Manji Sahib jorha house. What I saw this morning near the South side of the Darbar Sahib complex near Baba Atal was notedly different from the scenes described yesterday. As...
LIVE FROM AMRITSAR – Day 1 on Punjab Bandh
The following are daily live reports we have been receiving from a friend in Amritsar. This came from yesterday (March 28, 2012) on the Day of the Bandh. So long as we hear from them, we’ll keep posting. We’re posting this exactly as they wrote it – spelling, capitalizations, and all. Hi...
Why We Salute Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana
News of the Punjab bandh have overwhelmingly described it as a success. The community is in a wait-and-see mode. Unfortunately I feel that the political machine is already manipulating the system to create disenchantment and disillusion. Some are claiming that the “stay” against execution...
UPDATED: “Stay” of Execution Announced – Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana
UPDATE: In accordance to Badal’s great game, he allowed for the bandh, but won’t let this moment fall from his bony and corrupt grasp. He has already imprisoned all those that may possibly post a challenge to him. Daljit Singh Bittu and others are being imprisoned throughout Punjab as we...
Zindabaad
Guest blogged by Preeti Kaur For Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana For everyone who flies the kesri jhaanda today   ZINDABAAD TO THE KESRI FLAG WAVING ACROSS MY HEART ZINDABAAD TO MARCH 31, 2012 ZINDABAAD TO THE EYES ZINDABAAD TO THE LUNGS ZINDABAAD TO THE WRIST WHICH WEARS THE KARA TO REMAIN SHACKLED...
Worldwide Events in Honor of Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana
This post is a community work-in-progress. Facebook events are popping up by the hour. I am hoping we supplement the fine effort’s of Berkeley SSF’s Facebook page – Global Movement for Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana. Send links, suggestions, and details in the comment-section and I will...
The Wonder of the Shaheed Shaheed da Gazab – Bhai Sahib Balwant Singh Rajoana
Kaum shaheed Guru dey buhey Kar suthee Ardasaan Nation at the Gurus door I was asleep after Ardas These lines penned by the Panths last poet Harinder Singh Mehboob. These lines ring true today, as they did nearly three decades ago. It is the blood of the martyr that stirs a slumbering nation; it...
Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana
See UPDATED post from TLH here at The Wonder of the Shaheed. On March 31st, Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana is set to be executed in Punjab for his involvement in the assassination of former chief minister of Punjab, Beant Singh. It will be the first execution in Punjab’s history in 24 years. Chief...