Badal meets Modi, demands probe into 1984 riot

New Delhi, June 13(IANS): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Friday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here and demanded early resolution of a variety of issues, including terrorism, and a probe into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Badal meets Modi, demands probe into 1984 riot

English: Punjab CM Sukhbir Singh Badal with Babaji

Punjab CM Badal with Babaji (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Badal submitted a detailed resolution for containing terrorism, said an official statement issued by Punjab Bhavan here.

“Badal was accompanied by his son and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal at the meeting that took place in Modi’s 7 Race Course Road officcial residence.”

He demanded a special enquiry commission under a Supreme Court judge to probe official and political patronage behind the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, the statement said.

Badal was accompanied by his son and Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal at the meeting that took place in Modi’s 7 Race Course Road officcial residence.

Badal also demanded that the sharing of river waters must be based on universally accepted riparian principles and vehemently opposed a separate Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee in Haryana, the statement said.