Khalistan movement is a Sikh separatist movement seeking to create a separate country called Khalistān in the Punjab region as a homeland for Sikhs. The proposed country would consist of both the Punjab, India along with Punjab, Pakistan and include parts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan and Sindh in Pakistan; as well as Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and parts of Jammu and Kashmir, and Rajasthan in India. According to Jagjit Singh Chohan, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto the Prime Minister of Pakistan had proposed to make Nankana Sahib, as the capital of Khalistan during his talks with Chohan after the conclusion of the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.
Indian summoned the British Deputy High Commissioner Jan Thompson in Delhi on Wednesday, a day after the violent protests took place during the 'Kashmir Freedom March' movement held by British Kashmiri.. DNA - Published
India had raised its concern over the presence of Gopal Singh Chawla, a known Khalistani and a close aide of 26/11 masterminds and had postponed the second round of Kartarpur talks which were earlier.. DNA - Published
Pro-Khalistan Sikh leader Gopal Singh Chawla will not figure in the Pakistan Sikh Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee team which will participate in the talks, which will focus on connectivity at Zero Point.. IndiaTimes - Published
Citing the findings of the John Major Commission into the 1985 Kanishka bombing as a clear endorsement of Canada's failure to act against the Khalistanis operating from its soil, the Chief Minister.. DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes
India has demanded from Pakistan to take action against pro Khalistani elements and give clarifications on the key issues including the inclusion of certain ‘controversial elements’ in a committee.. IndiaTimes - Published
Echoing with the ‘official ‘ stand of Pakistan government as well as Pakistan based Islamic militant organizations whose leaders only sees the persecution of Muslims in Kashmir and not of Uighur.. IndiaTimes - Published